YANKEV LEV (August 22, 1906-May 24, 1981)
He was born in Plonsk (Płońsk), Poland. He attended religious elementary school and later a Polish public school. In 1929 he made his way to Belgium. He was an active Bundist. He spent his last years in Israel. He wrote articles for: Der veg (The way) in Mexico City, Unzer shtime (Our voice) in Paris, Lebns-fragn (Life issues) and Yidishe tsaytung (Yiddish newspaper) in Tel Aviv, and Unzer tsayt (Our times) in New York. He died in Tel Aviv.
Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 342.