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  • Mourning Israel’s Poet

    By Gil Sedan

    September 28, 2000 | 8:00 pm

    Yehuda Amichai, a world-renowned poet and one of Israel's most famous writers, has died of cancer at the age of 76.

    Amichai, who died last Friday, was known for blending modern ideas with ancient Jewish traditions, as well as his innovative use of Hebrew.

    "He was very Israeli, and at...