Yehuda Amichai, 1924-2000

Wieseltier, Leon
October 2000
New Republic;10/09/2000, Vol. 223 Issue 15, p28
Focuses on the life and works of Israeli poet Yehuda Amichai. Focus of his poetry on the possibility of happiness, the legitimacy of happiness and the snatching of happiness; Appetite of the poet for the world; Consideration of Amichai as the most primary person the author have ever known; Poems about mortality translated from a volume of verse that he published in 1985.


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