Grade's Notebooks, 1941-1943, 1940s
Scope and Contents
This series includes literary materials spanning Grade’s pre-war poetry publications, his literary work during his itinerant years as a refugee in the Soviet Union, and finally his post-war work in Poland and France. The series mostly contains Grade’s early poetic work, translations of his poems into various languages, personal notebooks filled with notes about the war, and identification cards. Of particular note are two literary discoveries, previously unknown and unpublished original dramatic works: Di toyte kenen nisht oyfshteyn, and Khurbn.
- 1941-1943, 1940s
Language of Materials
This series is predominantly in Yiddish, with some Russian, Lithuanian, Polish, Hebrew, and Turkmen.
Conditions Governing Access
For more information, contact:
YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street
New York, NY 10011
From the Series: 65 Folders