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Israel Zamir Recalls Attending His Father Isaac Bashevis Singer’s Nobel Prize Ceremony

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Israel Zamir, son of Nobel Laureate Isaac Bashevis Singer, recalls attending the Nobel Prize Ceremony in 1978 as an Israeli reporter.

This is an excerpt from an oral history with Israel Zamir.

This excerpt is in English.

Israel Zamir was born in Warsaw, Poland in 1929. Israel died in 2014.