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Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904 – 1991)

Nationality: American
Born: Polish
Periods: American: 20th Century

Has written in Hebrew, Yiddish, and English; won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1978.

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Isaac Bashevis Singer
A brief page which includes information on Singer’s Nobel Prize, as well as links to a number of news stories about Singer.
Contains: Webliography, Sketch, Awards
From: The Nobel Prize Internet Archive http://www.almaz.com/nobel/nobel.html
Isaac Bashevis Singer (1904-1991)
A biographical piece on the author; some information about his brother and sister, Israel Joshus Singer and Esther Singer, who were also writers; a list of selected works; and some suggested critical readings.
Contains: Bibliography, Webliography, Works List, Extensive Bio
Author: Kuusankoski Public Library, Finland
The Nobel Prize in Literature 1978
This page includes a photograph of Singer, a lengthy biography, the presentation speech given at his award ceremony, and his Nobel lecture.
Contains: Full Bio, Commentary, Interview, Pictures, Awards
From: The Nobel Foundation
Singer’s Death Ends a Vibrant Era in Yiddish Literature
A lengthy obituary and biographical essay.
Contains: Obituary, Extensive Bio
Author: Linda Matchan
From: The Boston Globe Date: Friday, July 26, 1991; Page: 37; Section: LIVING

Other sites about Isaac Bashevis Singer

Master in the Shadows: Isaac Bashevis Singer
The Salon Interview with the author. “In his final interview, the late Nobel laureate Isaac Bashevis Singer grappled with the nature of God, evil, love, and the universal humanity of the Holocaust.”
Contains: Interview, Pictures
Author: Norman Green
From: Salon Magazine April 28, 1998 http://www.salonmagazine.com/

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