Broido, Ethel

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BROIDO, Ethel. American/Israeli, b. 1917. Genres: Translations, Art/Art history, History. Career: Am Oved Publishing Co., art director, 1950-55; Graphic designer and editor of publications for Histadruth, Israel's federation of labor; U.S. Information Service, worked in publication department, 1956-57; El Al Israel Airlines, advertising manager, 1958-62; ZIM Shipping Lines, advertising manager, 1962-65; Gordon Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel, cofounder, 1965, director, 1965-69; American-Israel Culture Foundation, NYC, director of Gallery of Israeli Art, 1969-72; Bloomingdale's, NYC, worked in interior design department, 1973-74; NBC News, Israel Office, administrator and translator in Tel Aviv and Herzlia, 1975-87; freelance writer and translator, 1987-. Publications: TRANSLATOR: M. Gil, A History of Palestine, 634-1099, 1992; I. Gutman: Resistance-The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, 1994; City of Hope, Jerusalem from Biblical to Modern Times; Heroism and Bravery in Lithuania: Fustat on the Nile 1941-1945. EDITOR: Painting Palestine in the Nineteenth Century. Translator of scripts for documentary and action film and of texts of catalogs for art exhibits and art albums. Contributor of articles, translations, and reviews to periodicals. Address: 8 Bezalel St., 64683 Tel Aviv, Israel.