Bernard Horn is Professor of English Emeritus at Framingham State University. His poetry collection, Our Daily Words, winner of the Old Seventy Creek Poetry Prize, was a finalist for the 2011 Massachusetts Book Award in Poetry. His translations of Yehuda Amichai’s poetry have appeared in The New Yorker and other magazines, and his poems have been featured on Writer’s Almanac and used to commemorate 9/11 on The Huffington Post. He is the author of Facing the Fires: Conversations with A. B. Yehoshua, the only book in English about Israel’s pre-eminent novelist, chaired the MLA Division on Literature and Religion, and was awarded a Fulbright and five National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowships.