[Mendele] Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements--Chava Rosenfarb and Simkha Bunim Shayevitch
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Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements
May 3, 2012
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Date Thu, 26 Apr 2012 20:53:33 -0600
From: Goldie Morgentaler <goldie.morgentaler at uleth.ca>
Subject: Chava Rosenfarb and Simkha Bunim Shayevitch
The Montreal klezmer band Megilla has posted a video of a song by Chava
Rosenfarb. The song is in Yiddish with English subtitles.
I would also like Mendelyaner to know that I've added a page about the
Lodz ghetto poet Simkha-Bunim Shayevitch to the Chava Rosenfarb website.
Shayevitch's was the author of the long poem "Lekh Lekho,"
which was found on a trash heap after the destruction of the Lodz ghetto.
He was Rosenfarb's mentor in the ghetto. I believe that
this page contains one of the very few known photographs of Shayevitch.
The page can be found at:
Professor, Dept of English
University of Lethbridge
4401 University Drive
Canada T1K 3M4
Email: goldie.morgentaler at uleth.ca
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