ibn-Ezra

ibn-Ezra

(ˌɪbənˈɛzrə)
n
(Biography) Abraham Ben Meir. 1093–1167, Jewish poet, scholar, and traveller, born in Spain
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Medieval Hebrew and Arabic poetry carried the notion that the power of the poem is its inherent "lie." The medieval Hebrew poet Moshe Ibn-Ezra claimed that "had a poem been devoid of a lie, there would not be a poem." And indeed the title of Carmi's book, "Truth and Consequence," both evokes the name of a children's game and points to a most personal "truth" and the inevitable "consequences," the departure of the poem from the serf gaining an autonomously unique state and "being."