Mizmor L'David Anthology 


Poetica Magazine: Reflections of Jewish Thought

      Anna Davidson Rosenberg Poetry Award

2018 ADRAward is Closed for Submissions 
Annual Deadline:  January 15

Judge: Rabbi Dr. Israel Zoberman
Winners Announced in April
During Poetry Month 


2017 Anna Davidson Rosenberg Award
Congratulations to all the Winners!

Read the Full Collection.

First Place: ($250.00)

“(With Bows)” Shonna Levin

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Second Place: ($150.00)

Torah Past Midnight, Amy Gottlieb


Third place: ($150.00)

Stitching the Dove back together, Sarah Antine



Honorable Mention: ($75.00)


1st Honorable Mention:

(Re: thinking of you Jerusalem), Lara Haft


2nd Honorable Mention:

Trief, Dana Robbins


3rd Honorable Mention:

Driftwood Pantoum, Julie Kolchinsky Dasbach


4th Honorable Mention:

In the Temple Mount, Debra Cash


5th Honorable Mention:

Grandy,1990, Molly Raynor




Finalists: ($18.00)


Family Tree, Annotated, Diana Anhalt


Brick Row House, Crown Heights, Rosalind Brenner


I Keep A Rock, Susan Cobin


Generations, Beth Dwoskin


I Laid Myself Out, Lara Haft

Forest Shiva, Yoni Hammer-Kossoy (Israel)


The Long Road Of Memory, Zachariah Hauptman


Changall's LaJoie, 1980, Miriam Jacobs


The Whistle, Jonathan Lewis


When the Rabbi Spoke, Jonathan Lewis


In Good Samaritan Hospital, Gloria Murray


Easter Sunday, Dana Robbins

Works by the following poets were
presented to the judge for consideration:

Carl Auerbach

Esther Schnur-Berlot

Chaim Bezalel

Neal Brodsky

Eliakim Katz (Canada)

Julia Kolchinsky Dasbach (2 poems)

Morry Edwards

Michael Glaser

Sophia Goodfriend

Michael Levin (2 poems)

Jill Pearlman

Ruth Resch

Dana Robbins (2 poems)

Marjorie Stamm Rosenfeld

Jeff Schwartz

Chris Wasiak (Australia)

Ross Weissman

Jamie Wendt

Laura Budofsky Wisniewski

Ellina Zipman (Australia)