Thursday 28 June 2018



            He was a playwright and journalist, born in Poland.  He was a leather worker who took part in the illegal revolutionary movement.  In 1930 he departed for the Soviet Union.  He wrote journalistic articles and was the author of a one-act play, Farn toyer (For the goal), “dedicated to the thousands of revolutionaries languishing in Polish prisons” (Moscow: Emes, 1932), 16 pp.  Further information remains unknown.

Khayim Leyb Fuks

[Additional information from: Chaim Beider, Leksikon fun yidishe shrayber in ratn-farband (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers in the Soviet Union), ed. Boris Sandler and Gennady Estraikh (New York: Congress for Jewish Culture, Inc., 2011), pp. 276-77.]

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