BERL KOBRINSKI (1905-1978)
He was born in a town near Pinsk. He graduated from the Vilna Tarbut seminary. He moved to Argentina in 1928. He worked as a teacher in a suburb of Buenos Aires, later as a school inspector for Vaad-Haḥinukh (Educational council) in Buenos Aires. In 1976 he settled in Kibbutz Mefalsim. He wrote in the Yiddish press on pedagogical issues. He co-authored a textbook, Dos yidishe folk (The Jewish people) (Buenos Aires, 1955), 110 pp. He died in Kibbutz Mefalsim.
Source: Idishe tsaytung (Buenos Aires) (July 13, 1965; January 24, 1971).
[Additional information from: Berl Kagan, comp., Leksikon fun yidish-shraybers (Biographical dictionary of Yiddish writers) (New York, 1986), col. 467.]