Berit Engen WEFT and D'RASH – Weaving a Thousand Jewish Tapestries
Berit Engen WEFT and D'RASH – Weaving a Thousand Jewish Tapestries


THE SHOAH (I)
– The Shive-Bird’s List


According to the Tradition, birds carry our prayers to God. I imagine these songs of the Shoah (especially the ones by or about children) as prayers of remembrance for the Yiddish poet Itzik Manger’s shive-foygl, the bird of mourning, to bring on her flight.

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