Cover photography: Haifa, Orit Siman-Tov
Cover photography: Haifa, Orit Siman-Tov

Haifa Poems Anthology - Hakibbutz Hameuchad Publishing House

Haifa Arts Foundation assisted in the publication of the Haifa Poems anthology, published by Hakibbutz Hameuchad with the assistance of the national lottery, edited by Shunit Cohen, Ilana Shahaf and Uzi Shavit. The anthology includes a selection of 88 poems about the city of Haifa, written by poets over a period of about 100 years, with 36 photographs taken by the best photographers between 1912 and 2012, the year of publication. The photos are of natural, urban and human landscapes, attempting to reflect a variety of voices of cultures, religions and nationalities that exist side by side in Haifa.

Among the poets:

Hanna Abu Hanna, Yaakov Orland, Raphael Eliaz, Shulamit Apfel, Uri Zvi Greenberg, Mahmoud Darwish, Nathan Zach, Nurit Zarchi, Raquel Chalfi, Yitzhak Laor, Ronny Someck, Naim Araidi, Oded Peled, Rachel Bluwstein, Yonatan Ratosh, Pinchas Sadeh, Ilana Shahaf etc.

Among the photographers:

Roy Brodie, A. Moshe Gross, Nir Dvorai, Lea Golda Holterman, Amira Zian, Orit Siman-Tov, Amoram Erev, Hans Haim Finn, Yigal Feliks, Naomi Tsur, Leo Kahn, Zoltan Kluger, Joseph Samuel Shweig, Drora Spitz, Sharon Spitz, American Colony group.

More about the book:

Http://www.kibutz-poalim.co.il/haifa_poems

 

 האנתולוגיה  "שירי חיפה" – הוצאת הקיבוץ המאוחד

 האנתולוגיה  "שירי חיפה" – הוצאת הקיבוץ המאוחד