Sutskever (Sutzkever), Avraham

(b. 1913)
   Polish Yiddish poet. He was born in Smorgon, Belorussia. His family moved to Siberia then to Vilna. He belonged to the 'Yung Vilne' school of Yiddish poets. In 1941-3 he was incarcerated in the Vilna Ghetto, but escaped and joined the partisans. He settled in Paris in 1949. Many of his poems deal with European ghetto life and the Holocaust.

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  • Sutzkever, Avrom — ▪ Israeli writer also spelled  Abraham Sutzkever  or  Avraham Sutskever  born July 15, 1913, Smorgon, White Russia, Russian Empire [now Smarhon, Bela.]       Yiddish language poet whose works chronicle his childhood in Siberia, his life in the… …   Universalium

  • Sutzkever — Abraham Sutzkever, (* 15. Juli 1913 in Smorgon bei Vilnius), Überlebender des Vilniuser Ghettos, ist einer der bedeutendsten Gegenwarts Dichter in jiddischer Sprache. Abraham (auch Avrom oder Avrohom) Sutzkever wurde 1913 in dem kleinen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Avrom Sutzkever — Abraham Sutzkever, (* 15. Juli 1913 in Smorgon bei Vilnius), Überlebender des Vilniuser Ghettos, ist einer der bedeutendsten Gegenwarts Dichter in jiddischer Sprache. Abraham (auch Avrom oder Avrohom) Sutzkever wurde 1913 in dem kleinen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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