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Daniel Kraft

Daniel Kraft is a poet, translator, and educator living in Richmond, Virginia. He holds a master’s degree in Jewish studies from Harvard Divinity School, and his poems, essays, and translations of Yiddish and Hebrew appear in a number of publications, including Poetry Ireland Review, Image, and Jewish Currents. More information is available at

Spring 2023

Dead Sea Scroll

Translated by Daniel Kraft

Translator’s Note What I’ve tried to do in this translation is to treat the fragmentary nature of the ancient Dead Sea Scrolls as an essential aspect of their poetics and […]