A life : poems by Khane Bushel Solow
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A life : poems by Khane Bushel Solow
Call No: 839.093 S68L (in processing)

Call Number839.093 S68L (in processing)
Dates[2017]; ©2017
Statement of Responsibilitytranslated by Saul Berman ; edited by Beth Solow Mills.
Creators & ContributorsSolow, Khane Bushel (author)
Berman, Saul (translator)
Mills, Beth Solow (editor)
Solow, Khane Bushel (subject)
Summary"Khane Bushel Solow was a Yiddish poet. She was born in Slonim, Belarus in 1892 and emigrated to America in 1910. During her lifetime, she published over eighty poems in New York Jewish newspapers and was the author of two books: Meine Bleter (My Pages) and Gedikht (Verses). Her poetry encompasses a lifetime that began during the heyday of the shtetls of Eastern Europe and continued through the great migration of Jewish immigrants to America in the early twentieth century. In her poems, Khane memorialized her family and the life they led in Slonim before the war. She bore witness to World War II and the Holocaust, and to the society of Yiddish writers living in New York City in the first half of the 20th century." —Publisher
ContentsI. Her Old Home in Slonim
II. Mother, Father, Sister, Brother
III. The Holocaust
IV. The Poets of Her World: A Tribute
V. The Founding of Israel
VI. Ralph Solow
VII. Last Years
VIII. For the Children
IX. What It Was to Be a Poet
X. Yiddish Poets
XI. Reminiscences, Letters, Reviews
Physical Description 156 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish, Translated by Saul Berman.
Publisher[Palo Alto, CA] : Beth Solow Mills
RecognitionGifted in 2020 by Beth Solow Mills