AVROM-YOYSEF BARABAN (b. March 1914)
He was born in Warsaw. He survived WWII in Soviet Russia. From 1949 he was living in Israel. He was the author of a volume of short stories entitled A trit in shtot (A step in the city), published shortly before the war (Warsaw, 1939), 106 pp. He published in Tel Aviv in Nay-velt (New world). He published articles, stories, and reportage pieces in: Yidishe tsaytung (Jewish newspaper) (Tel Aviv, 1955-1966, weekly); Heymish (Familiar) (Tel Aviv); Zayn (To be) (New York); and elsewhere. In book form: Heymen (Homes) (Tel Aviv, 1959), 127 pp.
[Additional information from: Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 56.]