Mizmor L'David Anthology 

 

  Anna Davidson Rosenberg Poetry Award

Mizmor L'David Anthology 

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2017 Anna Davidson Rosenberg Award
Congratulations to all the Winners!

Collection of the winning poems will be published
on our website by mid-July 2018

First Place: ($250.00)

“(With Bows)” Shonna Levin

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Second Place: ($150.00)

Torah Past Midnight, Amy Gottlieb
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Third place: ($150.00)

Stitching the Dove back together, Sarah Antine
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Honorable Mention: ($75.00)

 

1st Honorable Mention:

(Re: thinking of you Jerusalem), Lara Haft

 

2nd Honorable Mention:

Trief, Dana Robbins

 

3rd Honorable Mention:

Driftwood Pantoum, Julie Kolchinsky Dasbach

 

4th Honorable Mention:

In the Temple Mount, Debra Cash

 

5th Honorable Mention:

Grandy,1990, Molly Raynor

 

 

 

Finalists: ($18.00)

 

Family Tree, Annotated, Diana Anhalt

 

Brick Row House, Crown Heights, Rosalind Brenner

 

I Keep A Rock, Susan Cobin

 

Generations, Beth Dwoskin

 

I Laid Myself Out, Lara Haft

Forest Shiva, Yoni Hammer-Kossoy (Israel)

 

The Long Road Of Memory, Zachariah Hauptman

 

Changall's LaJoie, 1980, Miriam Jacobs

 

The Whistle, Jonathan Lewis

 

When the Rabbi Spoke, Jonathan Lewis

 

In Good Samaritan Hospital, Gloria Murray

 

Easter Sunday, Dana Robbins




Works by the following poets were
presented to the judge for consideration:
 

Carl Auerbach

Esther Schnur-Berlot

Chaim Bezalel

Neal Brodsky

Eliakim Katz (Canada)

Julia Kolchinsky Dasbach (2 poems)

Morry Edwards

Michael Glaser

Sophia Goodfriend

Michael Levin (2 poems)

Jill Pearlman

Ruth Resch

Dana Robbins (2 poems)

Marjorie Stamm Rosenfeld

Jeff Schwartz

Chris Wasiak (Australia)

Ross Weissman

Jamie Wendt

Laura Budofsky Wisniewski

Ellina Zipman (Australia)

 


 

Final Judge - Yiskah Rosenfeld 

Yiskah Rosenfeld  holds an MFA in poetry from Mills College and an MA in jurisprudence and social policy from UC Berkeley. While studying at the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College, she taught Jewish literature at Temple University. Along with receiving the Anna Davidson Rosenberg Prize in 2010, Yiskah was awarded the Reuben Rose Memorial Prize in Israel. Full BIO - Editors Page 

Award Chair: Michal Mahgerefteh
Committee Members: David King, Daniel Pravda, Natalie Rose