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Jacob Glatstein’s “Sheeny Mike” and its Reflection of American Jewish Culture

Writer Jacob Glatstein was born in Lublin in 1896 and immigrated in 1914 to New York, where he began his career as one of the most notable Yiddish poets and novelists in America during the 20th century. 1,708 more words

Jewish Theological Seminary

Avrom Sutzkever in B O D Y

Avrom (Abraham) Sutzkever is known for his powerful, lyrical poetry dealing with the Holocaust that he fought through as a partisan and survived as well other weighty, intense themes in his long life’s body of work. 81 more words