It is hard to speak of Rachel Eshed's poetry without mentioning 'fire': her poems virtually burn on the page, and David Cooper's renditions not only do justice to the original but magnify its richness.”
—Tsipi Keller, novelist and translator.
I am a poet, literary translator, book reviewer, and journalist. See my homepage: davidfcooper.com My translation of Israeli poet Rachel Eshed's book Little Promises is published in a bilingual edition by Mayapple Press. In its Hebrew original, this...
Causes David Cooper Supports
Lymphatic Research Foundation, New Israel Fund, American Jewish World Service, Trust for Public Land, Robin Hood Foundation.
David’s Favorite Books
Postmodern literature, mostly poetry and fiction.