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Dana Olmert

Dana Olmert is a Ph.D. student in Hebrew literature at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, completing her dissertation on the growth of modern Hebrew poetry by women. She received a Master’s degree from the Hebrew University and an M.Sc. degree in psychoanalytic studies from University College, London. She teaches undergraduate students of Hebrew literature at the Hebrew University. She is also the editor of the SAF New Talents Prose Series at Ha-Kibbutz ha-Meuchad Publishing House.

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Rahel Bluwstein

Rahel Bluwstein is rightfully considered the “founding mother” of modern Hebrew poetry by women. Rahel’s affiliation with the avant-garde group of Second Aliyah pioneers, her dedication to Zionist ideals and her agonizing death, made her a symbol in the eyes of the Israeli public—and her mythic status persists to this day.

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