Bialik: Israel’s National Poet

In the eyes of many Jews, the great poet Hayyim Nahman Bialik opened wide the door to the modern era of Hebrew literature through his poetic style and expression of thought. In Bialik’s era, the mere mention of his name stirred the hearts of the Jewish nation.

Rabbi Dov Peretz Elkins presents highlights from the life of Bialik, the man acclaimed as “Israel’s National Poet” and incorporates the English version of many of his classic works.