Wednesday, April 23, 2008
Robert Alter's translation of The Book of Psalms
The California Book Award gave a special, out-of-category commendation for
Robert Alter's translation of The Book of Psalms.
Here is a review of the book in the New Yorker.
Here are his own words explaining how he translated Hebrew poetry.
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