Israel’s Poetry Reflects Story of a Nation

BY Margaret Myers  March 21, 2007 at 5:59 PM EST

Poets played a major role voicing the hardships and joys during Israel’s founding. Today, the poetry scene is more fractured, much like the land itself. The NewsHour’s Jeffrey Brown spoke with Eliaz Cohen, Aharon Shabtai and Agi Mishol who reflect on the situation.

Read the full transcript here.