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Zohar Atkins

Zohar Atkins
Books by this author: Nineveh
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  • Zohar Atkins is a poet, rabbi, and theologian, based in New York. He earned a DPhil in Theology from Balliol College, Oxford, where he was a Rhodes Scholar, and a B.A. and M.A. from Brown. He is the author of An Ethical and Theological Appropriation of Heidegger's Critique of Modernity (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018). His poetry won The Oxonian Review Prize in 2012. Other poems have appeared in New Poetries VII, Blackbox Manifold, The Glasgow Review of Books, PN Review, The Lehrhaus, TYPO, and elsewhere. Atkins is the founder of Etz Hasadeh, a non-profit promoting intergenerational Torah study, and a David Hartman Fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute of North America.
    Awards won by Zohar Atkins Winner, 2012 Oxonian Review Poetry Prize
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