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Ariel Hirschfeld
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Ariel Hirschfeld is a professor and Head of the Hebrew Literature department at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. His research interests are Modern Hebrew Poetry, S. J. Agnon's oeuvre, H. N. Bialik's oeuvre, the concept of place in Hebrew literature, Music and Poetry. Ariel focuses in particular on locality in modern Hebrew culture, and the tragic mode  in "Ir U'Mloaa" (The City and the Fullness Thereof) by S. J. Agnon . Publications include Notes on Epiphany, Keter Publishing House (2006),  The Tuned Harp – The Language of Emotions in Bialik's Poetry, Am Oved (2011) and Reading S. J. Agnon, Achuzat-Bayit (2011).