YOSL FREYDKES (1902-August 5, 1973)
He was born in Bialystok. In 1933 he emigrated to Argentina. He wrote for Communist Yiddish publications. He was a member of the editorial board of Ikuf-zhurnal (IKUF journal), a monthly for literature and criticism in Buenos Aires (1940-1965). He died in Buenos Aires.
Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 456.