E. Simkhoni

in Voices from Shanghai

Published by University of Chicago Press

Published in print October 2008 | ISBN: 9780226181660
Published online March 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780226181684 | DOI:
E. Simkhoni

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This chapter presents “Three Countries Spat Me Out” (1941), a poem written by E. Simkhoni. In the poem, Elberg talks about how he left Poland for Lithuania before landing in Japan, expressing anger and worry about those left behind, as if already consigned to death.

Keywords: poem; E. Simkhoni; Poland; Lithuania; Japan

Chapter.  611 words. 

Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945)

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