His children’s story ‘Those Who Stole The Moon’, the film version of which starred the young Jarosław and Lech Kaczyński, was the first in a series of masterpieces. Today marks the 65th anniversary of his death.
Twelve towns in the Lublin region of eastern Poland, which were written about by Nobel Prize winner Izaak Baszewis Singer, will be visited by artists and performers from around the world during the eighth 'Following I.B. Singer's Traces' festival, which starts on Monday.
Killed by the German Nazis while writing his novel Messiah, the manuscript went missing and is now considered one of the Holy Grails of literature.