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The World in Words
November 08, 2017 · 4:00 PM EST
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A 1923 studio portrait of the In zikh ("Introspectivist") poetry group. Celia Dropkin is surrounded by (clockwise from bottom left): Jacob Stodolsky, Aaron Glanz-Leyeles, B. Alquit, Mikhl Likht, N. B. Minkoff, Jacob Glatstein.
Courtesy of Yiddishkayt
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