Lynn Domina is the author of two poetry collections, Corporal Works and Framed in Silence, and books on Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun and Leslie Marmon Silko’s Ceremony. Her recent poetry has appeared in the Southern Review, Prairie Schooner, the Gettysburg Review, Tiferet: A Journal of Spirituality and Literature, and Christianity and Literature. She lives in the western Catskills of New York and teaches English at the State University of New York at Delhi, where she received the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities.
Reverential, celebratory, antagonistic, and even erotic, this remarkable collection of essays interprets the Psalms as a collection of poetry. Written by fourteen acclaimed poets, the essays approach the Psalms from a personal, often autobiographical perspective, demonstrating how relevant they remain for today’s readers.