books in English
- A few additions to our English bibliography on Czernowitz, which is
Aharon Apelfeld, "The Story of a Life," Schocken, 2004.
Amy Colin, "Paul Celan: Holograms of Darkness," Indiana University
Press, 1991(Part I gives a great account of the literary landscape of
Czernowtiz in which Celan grew up).
Gregor von Rezzori, "The Snows of Yesteryear," Vintage, 1991. Great
chpt on returning to Czernowitz.
2 more books on Celan: John Felstiner, "Paul Celan: Poet, Survivor,
Jew " Yale University Press, 1995. an a count of Celan's life, and
the task of translating his poetry into English.
Israel Chalfen, "Paul Celan: A Biogprahy of his Youth," Persea
Press1991. Chalfen was Celan's contemporary.
The wonderful unpublishedmemoir by Pearl Fichmann, "Before Memory
Fades" is available online, I believe.
"Ruth's Journey," of course.
Julius Fisher, "Transnistria : The Forgotten Cemetery,"1969
Felicia Carmelly, "shattered: 50 Years of Silence," 1997.