Religions (Mar 2022)

The Reception of Jeremiah in Modern Hebrew Literature

  • Michael Avioz

Journal volume & issue
Vol. 13, no. 3
p. 215


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Looking at some illustrative examples of the reception of Jeremiah in modern Hebrew literature, this article explores how both the prophet and the book named after him were reworked by modern Hebrew authors and poets in the body of literary works in Hebrew that emerged during the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries in Europe in the wake of the Enlightenment.