Poetry Between Hazaz and Shemoelof
Mati Shemoelof is famous for his social and cultural activity around Israel-Palestine. He his studying for his Second Degree in the Haifa-University and lives in Tel-Aviv. He is also an artist, painter, poet, and is editing an Anthology of Prose and Articles for Am-Oved Publishers. The anthology deals with the writings of the third generation of the Mizrahi intellectuals and authors. His poetry has been published in many of the most prominent poetry journals in Israel.
On the book:
- Eli Eshed, “Notes”, 03.03.2006 – Most of the young poets today avoid declaring a clear and vivid political point of view, like Mati’s.
- Arye Aharoni (On the back of the book) – Mati is trying to create a dialogue with grandmother, grandfather, father, mother, sister and brother, in order to create himself a memory like all humans.
- Iris Mizrahi, “Kedma”, 11.03.2006 , – Great poetry book, Great protest, and great remembrance.
- To Order the book please contact Stimazaki Internet book store.
You can read some of the poems on LyrikLine