Monday 19 August 2019


            She was an author of stories, born in Lipkan (Lipcani), Bessarabia.  She received a secular Jewish education.  She made her way to Brazil after 1918.  She wrote stories and articles for Shpigl (Mirror) in Buenos Aires, Der veg (The way) in Montevideo, Di tsayt (The times), and Der poylisher yid (The Polish Jew) in Rio de Janeiro.  In book form: Af brazilyanishn bodn (On Brazilian terrain) (Rio de Janeiro: Monte Skopus, 1957), 160 pp.

Sources: Zamlungen (New York) 13 (1957); Yitskhok-Zelik Rayzman, Yidishe sheferishkayt in lender fun portugalishn loshn, portugal un brazil (Jewish creativity in lands of the Portuguese language, Portugal and Brazil) (Tsfat: Muzeon leomanut hadefus, 1975), pp. 309-11.
Berl Cohen

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