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Krall, Hanna (1937–)

Polish-Jewish novelist and journalist. Name variations: Hanny or Hannie Krall. Born 1937 in Warsaw, Poland.

Began career as a journalist writing for Zycie Warszawy and Polityka; published Shielding the Flame which arose from an interview with Merek Edelman, the last survivor of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising (1977), and was issued in English (1986); other writings include What Happened to Our Fairy Tale (1994) and So You Are Daniel (2001). Won the Solidarity Culture Prize for The Subtenant: To Outwit God, a semi-autobiographical account of a childhood hiding from the Nazis (1986).

Krall, Hanna (1937–)

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