Tuesday, 16 December 2014

KHANE BUSHEL-SOLOV (ANNIE BUSHEL-SOLOW)

KHANE BUSHEL-SOLOV (ANNIE BUSHEL-SOLOW) (b. 1894)
     Born in Slonim, Grodno district, in 1931 she emigrated to the United States.  Her first publication came in 1936 with a poem in Fraye arbeter shtime (Free voice of labor).  She also published poems in Eygns (Expressly), Tog (Day), and elsewhere.  Among her books: Mayne bleter, lider (My leaves, poems) (New York, 1950), 96 pp.; and Lider un opshatsungen (Poems and critiques) (Buenos Aires, 1959), 141 pp.  She received an award from Tog-morgn-zhurnal (Daily morning journal) in August 1954 and January 1955 for her poems in section entitled “Krumer shpigl” (Crooked mirror) in the newspaper.

Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 77.

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