Appelfeld, Aharon

Appelfeld, Aharon
(b. 1932)
   Israeli writer. Born in Czernowitz, Bukovina, he settled in Palestine in 1947. His stories concern the Holocaust, which he often saw allegorically. They are collected in Smoke, In the Fertile Valley, Frost upon the Land, and In the Wilderness.

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  • APPELFELD, AHARON — (1932– ), Hebrew writer. Appelfeld was born in the province of Bukovina, Romania, to a semi assimilated Jewish family. In 1941, Germans, accompanied by Romanians, began the destruction of the Jews of Bukovina, killing Appelfeld s mother and… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Appelfeld, Aharon — ▪ Israeli author Aharon also spelled  Aron   born Feb. 16, 1932, Cernăuţi, Romania [now Chernivtsi, Ukraine]       novelist and short story writer who is best known for his Hebrew language allegorical novels of the Holocaust.       At the age of… …   Universalium

  • Aharon Appelfeld — (Hebrew: אהרון אפלפלד) (born February 16, 1932 in Czernowitz, Romania) is an Israeli novelist.BiographyIn 1940, when Appelfeld was eight years old, the Nazis invaded his hometown and his mother was killed. Appelfeld was deported with his father… …   Wikipedia

  • Appelfeld — Aharon Appelfeld. Aharon Appelfeld (hebräisch ‏אהרון אפלפלד‎, * 16. Februar 1932 in Sadhora (= Zhadowa) in der Nähe von Czernowitz) ist ein israelischer Schriftsteller. Inhaltsverzeichnis …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Aharon (given name) — Infobox Given Name Revised name = Aharon imagesize= caption= pronunciation= gender =Masculine meaning = mountaineer , or mount of strength . region =Hebrew origin = related names =Aaron, Ahron, Aron footnotes = Aharon is masculine given name… …   Wikipedia

  • Aharon Appelfeld — Appelfeld en 2007 Aharon Appelfeld, en hébreu אהרן אפלפלד, né le 16 février 1932 à Jadova, près de Czernowitz (alors en Roumanie) est un romancier et poète israélien. Il est considéré comme le …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Aharon Appelfeld — Aharon Appelfeld, 2007 Aharon Appelfeld (hebräisch ‏אהרון אפלפלד‎; * 16. Februar 1932 in Sadhora (= Zhadowa) in der Nähe von Czernowitz, damals Rumänien) ist ein israelischer Schrif …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Aharon Appelfeld — Appelfeld at the Jerusalem International Book Fair, 2007 Aharón Appelfeld (en hebrero, אהרן אפלפלד, Zhadova, 16 de febrero de 1932) es un novelista israelí. Contenido …   Wikipedia Español

  • Appelfeld — Ạppelfeld,   Aharon, hebräischer Schriftsteller, * Tschernowzy 16. 2. 1932; lebt seit 1947 in Israel (Professor für Literatur an der Universität von Beer Sheba). In Erzählungen und Romanen thematisiert er die Verfolgung der Juden in der Zeit des …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Hebrew literature — Introduction       the body of written works produced in the Hebrew language and distinct from Jewish literature, which also exists in other languages.       Literature in Hebrew has been produced uninterruptedly from the early 12th century BC,… …   Universalium

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