Bergelson, David

(1884–1952)
   Russian Yiddish writer. Bergelson grew up in the Ukraine, and in his early fiction, such as the novel Noch Alemen (1913), made a reputation for a sensitive portrayal of the Russian Jewish communities. After he settled in Moscow in 1934, his work became more concerned with revolutionary themes, striving after what he took to be social realism. In 1952. he was arrested and shot with other Yiddish writers in a Stalinist purge.

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  • Bergelson — Bẹrgelson,   David, jiddischer Schriftsteller, * Ochrimowo (Ukraine) 12. 8. 1884, ✝ Moskau 12. 8. 1952; fiel einer stalinistischen Säuberungsaktion zum Opfer; beschrieb in Romanen, Erzählungen und Dramen die Welt des Ostjudentums und… …   Universal-Lexikon

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  • Yiddish literature — Introduction       the body of written works produced in the Yiddish language of Ashkenazic (Ashkenazi) Jewry (central and eastern European Jews and their descendants).       Yiddish literature culminated in the period from 1864 to 1939, inspired …   Universalium

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