Megged, Aharon

(b. 1920)
   Israeli writer and editor. He was born in Wloclawek, Poland, and went to Palestine in 1926 with his family. In 1950 he settled in Tel Aviv, where he edited the journal Ba-Sha'ar and was a founder of the literary magazine Massa. From 1960 to 1971 he was Israel's cultural attache in London. His stories and novels depict modern life in Israel.

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  • MEGGED, AHARON — (1920– ), Israeli writer. Born in Wloclavek, Poland, his family immigrated to Palestine in 1926. He joined kibbutz Sedot Yam and worked at the port of Haifa. Megged left the kibbutz in 1950 and settled in Tel Aviv where he edited the journal Ba… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Megged, Aharon — (1920 )    Prominent Hebrew author. He was born in Poland and brought to Palestine at the age of six, where he was raised in Ra anana and educated at the Herzliya High School. He joined the pioneer youth movement when he finished high school,… …   Historical Dictionary of Israel

  • Aharon Megged — (born 1920; Hebrew year 5680) is an Israeli author and playwright.Aharon Megged was born in 1920 in Poland, and in 1926 immigrated with his parents to Mandate Palestine. He grew up in Ra anana, attending the Herzliya high school in Tel Aviv.… …   Wikipedia

  • Aharon Megged — (* 2. November 1920 in Włocławek, Polen) ist ein israelischer Schriftsteller, Dramatiker und Publizist. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Auszeichnungen 3 Werke (Auswahl) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Megged — ist der Familienname von: Aharon Megged (* 1920),israelischer Schriftsteller, Dramatiker und Publizist Eyal Megged (* 1948), israelischer Schriftsteller, Journalist und Kolumnist Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unt …   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

  • Megged — Mẹgged,   Mẹged, Aharon, hebräischer Schriftsteller, * Włocławek 8. 8. 1920; seit 1926 in Palästina; setzt sich in Erzählungen, Romanen und Bühnenstücken kritisch mit dem Kibbuzleben und allgemein mit der israelischen Gesellschaft auseinander;… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Eyal Megged — Eyal Megged, in Tel Aviv im Mai 2010 Eyal Megged (* 1948 in New York) ist ein israelischer Schriftsteller, Journalist und Kolumnist. Eyal Megged ist Sohn des Dramatikers und Publizisten Aharon Megged. Er wuchs in Tel Aviv auf, wo er Philosophie… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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

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