Isaac Bashevis Singer

Isaac Bashevis Singer (1902-1991) was a prominent figure in the Yiddish literary movement. He won two National Book Awards — the first for his collection A Crown of Feathers and Other Stories and the second for his memoir A Day of Pleasure: Stories of a Boy Growing Up in Warsaw — and was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1978.


CONTRIBUTOR ARTICLES

Who Needs Literature?

LARB presents an essay by Isaac Bashevis Singer, translated from the Yiddish by David Stromberg....


In the Beginning...

LARB presents Isaac Bashevis Singer’s story “In the Beginning,” translated from the Yiddish by David Stromberg. This is the ...

In the Beginning…
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