Friday 29 January 2016


RISHE GEDULD (June 8, 1925-February 4, 1997)
            She came from a devout family, born in Lodz.  She survived the ghetto and Auschwitz and in 1948 made aliya to Israel.  She was a teacher in a kindergarten.  She wrote stories for Letste nayes (Latest news), Lebns-fragn (Life issues), and Problemen (Issues)—all in Tel Aviv.  In book form: In di negl fun toyt, fun geto un lager (In the fingernails of death, from the ghetto and concentration camp) (Tel Aviv, 1985), 115 pp.—stories and poetry.

Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 164.

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