Avrom Sutzkever on Poetry and Partisan Life

In this short film Avrom Sutzkever recalls his experience in the Vilna Ghetto and as a Jewish partisan and discusses the origins of some of his poems. Recorded May 24th, 1959, during a public program at the Jewish Public Library of Montreal.   

From the Yiddish Book Center's Frances Brandt Online Yiddish Audio Library

Photograph courtesy of the Jewish Public Library of Montreal. 

Avrom Sutzkever on Poetry and Partisan Life