Sholom Asch

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United States writer (born in Poland) who wrote in Yiddish (1880-1957)

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It was originally written in Yiddish in 1906 by Sholom Asch, a writer well-known at the turn of the 20th century.
What I valued most about Treasury was its re-creation of the pre-Holocaust world of Mendele Mokher Sforim, Isaac Leib Peretz, Sholom Aleichem, Sholom Asch, Joshua and Bashevis Singer, with their voices perpetuated in the English of Saul Bellow, Marie Syrkin, Maurice Samuel, Isaac Rosenfeld, Shlomo Katz, and others of equal stature, including Irving Howe and Eliezer Greenberg.
This year's season begins this month with an ambitious revival of Sholom Asch's Yiddish play "God of Vengeance," adapted by this year's Pulitzer Prize winner Donald Margulies and again staged by Edelstein.