DOVID GALILI-GLATSER (January 24, 1925-March 16, 2003)
He was born in Nizhnev (Nyshniv), Galicia. In 1941 he escaped to Soviet Russia. He served in the Red Army, 1943-1948. He graduated from the faculty of Russian language and literature in Leningrad, where he was a lecturer in the evening university. In 1958 he moved to Poland and in 1961 to Israel. He published poems and articles in Folks-shtime (People’s voice) in Warsaw, as well as Goldene keyt (Golden chain) and Letste nayes (Latest news) in Tel Aviv. He also wrote in Israeli Russian publications. In book form: Baym kval (At the source), poems (Tel Aviv: Peretz Publ., 1963), 62 pp.
Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 161.