Yezierska, Anzia, 1880?-1970

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1882
Death 1970-11-21

Biographical notes:

Russian born Jewish author; emigrated to U.S., ca. 1901; naturalized citizen 1912; b. date varies.

From the description of Anzia Yezierska collection, 1920-1998. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70969754

Novelist and chronicler of Jewish immigrant life and of the problems of old age; b. near Warsaw, Poland, and emigrated to New York City as a teenager.

From the description of Anzia Yezierska papers, 1954-1971. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70978331

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Subjects:

  • Immigrants in literature
  • Jews
  • American literature--20th century
  • American literature--Women authors
  • Russian Americans
  • Russian--American literature--20th century
  • Jews in literature
  • American literature--Jewish authors

Occupations:

  • Women authors, American
  • Women novelists, American--New York (State)--New York

Places:

  • United States (as recorded)
  • New York (State)--New York (as recorded)