The Feast of Lights
LibriVox volunteers bring you 9 recordings of The Feast of Lights by Emma Lazarus. This was the Weekly Poetry project for December 18, 2011.
Hanukkah, or the Festival of Lights, is the Jewish festival commemorating the rededication of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem during the 2nd century BCE.
This poem celebrating Hanukkah was written by Emma Lazarus, a Jewish American poet. Emma Lazarus also wrote 'The New Colossus,' a sonnet which is inscribed on a plaque on the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty.
Genre(s): Multi-version (Weekly and Fortnightly poetry), House & Home, Other religions
|Play 01||The Feast of Lights - Read by CC||Chris Caron
|Play 02||The Feast of Lights - Read by CH||Carmen H
|Play 03||The Feast of Lights - Read by DL||David Lawrence
|Play 04||The Feast of Lights - Read by GC||Snapdragon
|Play 05||The Feast of Lights - Read by GHS||Algy Pug
|Play 06||The Feast of Lights - Read by LKP||Lucy Perry
|Play 07||The Feast of Lights - Read by REF||Rhonda Federman
|Play 08||The Feast of Lights - Read by RN||ravenotation
|Play 09||The Feast of Lights - Read by TG||TriciaG