Russian-American, Yiddish-language poet known for Knoytn, Unter der last, along with other functions. He was the 1954 receiver of the exclusive Harry Kovner Honor for Yiddish poetry. His dad passed away when he was a decade aged, and his mom apprenticed him to some carpenter. His poems regularly dealt with styles of poverty and loneliness. He wedded Becky Friedland, with whom he previously two sons. Isaac Bashevis Vocalist was another essential Yiddish literary number.