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I Want to Fall Like This: Selected Poems of Rukhl Fishman, a Bilingual Edition

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I Want to Fall Like This: Selected Poems of Rukhl Fishman, a Bilingual Edition - Fishman, Rukhl, and Roskies, David G (Introduction by), and Levitan, Seymour (Translated by)
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I Want To Fall Like This showcases the inspired poetry of Ruhkl Fishman (1935-1984), the youngest and only American-born Yiddish poet of the "Yung Yisroel." This group of young poets and prose writers from across the world settled in Israel after World War II, and used Yiddish, instead of Hebrew, to bridge the gaps across time and place. Readers can trace Fishman's American influences to Malka Heifetz Tussman, the Yiddish modernist poet, who was Fishman's mentor and role model and from whom she derives her literary style, ...

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I Want to Fall Like This: Selected Poems of Rukhl Fishman, a Bilingual Edition 1994, Wayne State University Press, Detroit

ISBN-13: 9780814325414

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