About the author
Jacob Glatstein, also called Yankev Glatshteyn, (born Aug. 20, 1896, Lublin, Pol.—died Nov. 19, 1971, New York, N.Y., U.S.), Polish-born poet and literary critic who in 1920 helped establish the Inzikhist ("Introspectivist") literary movement. In later years he was one of the outstanding figures in mid-20th-century American Yiddish literature.
Britannica, The Editors of Encyclopaedia. "Jacob Glatstein". Encyclopedia Britannica, 15 Nov. 2022, https://www.britannica.com/biography/Jacob-Glatstein. Accessed 3 March 2023.