Gilboa, Amir

(1917-84)
   Israeli poet. He was born in Radzywilow, Volhynia, and went to Palestine in 1937, where he worked initially as a labourer. He began to publish poetry while serving in the Jewish Brigade during World War II. Some of his poems concern biblical characters.

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  • GILBOA, AMIR — (1917–1984), Israeli poet. Born in Radzywilow, Volhynia, Gilboa went to Palestine in 1937, working initially as a laborer. He began to publish poetry while serving in the Jewish Brigade during World War II. The accent on linguistic sensitivity in …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Amir Gilboa — (* 25. September 1917 in Radywyliw, Wolhynien, Russland; † 2. September 1984 in Tel Aviv) war ein russischer Poet. Leben Im Jahr 1937 wanderte Amir Gilboa nach Palästina aus. 1942 kämpfte er in der Jüdischen Brigade der britischen Armee. 1949… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gilboa (Begriffsklärung) — Gilboa steht für: einen Berg in Nordisrael an der Grenze zum Westjordanland, siehe Gilboa einen Ort im Bundesstaat New York, USA, siehe Gilboa (New York) Gilboa ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Amir Gilboa (1917–1984), israelischer Poet… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Amir Gilboa — Amir Gilboa, a prominent Israeli poet, was born in Volhynia, Ukraine, in 1917, and migrated to the Palestine in 1937. Starting in 1942, he fought in World War II. He was demobilized in 1946, and immediately began fighting for the creation of the… …   Wikipedia

  • AMIR — (Heb. עָמִיר; ear of corn ), kibbutz in northern Israel, in the Ḥuleh Valley, affiliated with Ha Kibbutz ha Arẓi. Amir was founded in 1939 by immigrants from Poland, Lithuania, and other countries, near the Ḥuleh swamps. It was the settlement… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • AMIR, MENAHEM — (1930– ), Israeli criminologist; considered one of the founding fathers of the field of criminology in Israel and specializing in rape, victimology, organized crime, police, and terror. In 1953 he graduated in sociology and education from the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Gilboa — Gilbọa,   Amir, hebräischer Lyriker, * Radziwiłłów (heute Tscherwonoarmejsk, Gebiet Rowno) 1917, ✝ 7. 9. 1984; kam 1937 nach Palästina. Sein Frühwerk ist stark von der Erfahrung des Holocaust geprägt. Seine Lyrik wird von einer surrealistischen… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Prix Bialik — Le prix Bialik est un prix littéraire annuel décerné par la municipalité de Tel Aviv, pour récompenser des avancées significatives en littérature hébraïque. Le prix a été nommé ainsi en mémoire de Haïm Nahman Bialik, poète de langue hébraïque. Il …   Wikipédia en Français

  • HEBREW LITERATURE, MODERN — definition and scope beginnings periodization …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • POPULATION — THE JEWISH POPULATION Growth by Aliyah In 1882 the Jewish population of Ereẓ Israel numbered some 24,000, roughly 5% of the total, and about 0.3% of the world Jewish population. Since then there has been an almost continuous flow of aliyah, which …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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