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Isaac Bashevis Singer

Isaac Bashevis SingerBorn: 14-Jul-1904
Birthplace: Radzymin, Poland
Died: 24-Jul-1991
Location of death: Surfside, FL
Cause of death: unspecified
Remains: Buried, Beth-El Cemetery, Washington Township, NJ

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Author

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Yentl, the Yeshiva Boy

Father: Israel Joshua Singer
Mother: Bathsheba Zylberman
Brother: I. J. Singer (novelist, older)
Wife: Alma Haiman (m. 14-Feb-1940, one son)
Son: Israel Zamir

    University: Tachkemoni Rabbinical Seminary, Warsaw (1920-27)

    The Forward
    Nobel Prize for Literature 1978
    National Book Award 1974 for A Crown of Feathers
    Edgar Allan Poe Award Raven Award (1983)
    Naturalized US Citizen 1943
    Mugged New York City
    Risk Factors: Vegetarian

Is the subject of books:
Isaac Bashevis Singer, 1980, BY: Edward Alexander
Isaac Bashevis Singer: A Study of the Short Fiction, 1990, BY: Edward Alexander
Isaac Bashevis Singer: A Life, 1997, BY: Janet Hadda

Author of books:
The Family Moskat (1950, novel)
Gimpel the Fool (1957, short stories)
The Magician of Lublin (1960, novel)
The Spinoza of Market Street (1961, short stories)
The Slave (1962, novel)
Short Friday (1964, short stories)
In My Father's Court (1966, memoir)
The Manor (1967, novel)
The Seance (1968, short stories)
Schlemiel Went to Warsaw, and Other Stories (1968, juvenile)
The Estate (1969, novel)
Enemies, a Love Story (1972, novel)
A Crown of Feathers (1973, short stories)
Shosha (1978, novel)
Old Love (1979, short stories)
The Collected Stories of Isaac Bashevis Singer (1982, short stories)
The Penitent (1983, novel)
Love and Exile (1984, memoir)
The Image and Other Stories (1985, short stories)


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