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Moyshe-Leyb Halpern

(1886 – 1932)Postmodern Yiddish poet, associated with Di Yunge.

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Text & Translation

די באַלאַדע פֿון מײַן אומעט

My Tale of Woe

Moyshe-Leyb Halpern

Translation by Michael Shapiro

Moyshe-Leyb Halpern’s morbid, postmodernist ballad in a new, creative translation by Michael Shapiro.

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