Lives in the Yiddish
SHORT BIOGRAPHIES OF THOSE INVOLVED IN
THE Yiddish THEATRE
aS DESCRIBED IN zALMEN zYLBERCWEIG'S "lEKSIKON FUN YIDISHN TEATER"
Born in 1907 in Czestochowa,
Poland, to a well-to-do family.
Her father wrote from
time-to-time as a correspondent for Warsaw's "Unzer
Her elder brother, M. Narkis
-- was the leader/manager of the National Museum in
She was educated in a
traditional Jewish spirit.
Early in her life she wrote
and printed in Polish, afterwards in Yiddish.
She composed a dramatic
mystery "Skales" and a comedy "Durkh der vant",
translated into Yiddish Yezhi Zhulavski's "Yola" and "Farn
preyz fun trern".
P. was married to a Yiddish
poet Chayim Leyb Fuks.
Zalmen Reyzen -- "Leksikon
fun der yidisher literatur (Lexicon of Yiddish
Literature)", Vol. II, pp. 858-859.
Adapted from the original Yiddish text found within the "Lexicon
of the Yiddish Theatre" by Zalmen Zylbercweig,
Volume 3, page 1617.
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