Strigler, Mordechai

▪ 1999

      Polish-born editor, poet, and essayist whose prolific writings included accounts of his experiences during the Holocaust; from 1987 he also served as the editor of the Yiddish-language socialist newspaper Forverts ("Forward") (b. Sept. 18, 1921/23?, Zamosc, Pol.—d. May 10, 1998, New York, N.Y.).

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