Oral history testimony of Anne Atik
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- Alternate Title
- "Poet, writer, and artist's wife"
- Anne Atik
- Isabelle Pleskoff
2015 February 08
1 digital file : MPEG-4.
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- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Musée d'art et d'histoire du judaïsme
Anne Atik, born in Mandatory Palestine to an Orthodox family, discusses growing up in New York; studying literature and Hebrew; meeting and marrying the painter and art historian Avigdor Arikha in Paris, France in the 1950s; publishing poems and translating American and Israeli literature; associating with Alberto Giacometti, Samuel Beckett, Alix de Rothschild, Balthus, Paul Celan, Henri Cartier-Bresson, and Simone Breton-Collinet; and creating an association dedicated to the dissemination of her husband’s work.
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