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Aliana Brodmann Menkes, German Writer. Recipient grant Canada Council, 1977. Member International P.E.N. Society, American Association of University Women, Society Children's Book Writers, American P.E.N. F C.

Background

Menkes, Aliana Brodmann was born on January 2, 1949 in Munich, Federal Republic of Germany. Daughter of David and Richarda (Liebgold) Brodmann. came to the United States, 1971.

Education

Bachelor, University Cologne, Federal Republic of Germany, 1970.

Career

Research fellow Center for Judaic Studies, Boston University, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Und du bist ab, 1976, Damit die Welt nicht stumm bleibt, 1980, Die Geschichte von den Feigen, 1987, Ein wunderlicher Rat, 1989, Such a Noise!, 1989, The Gift, 1993. Translator: E.T.A. Hoffmann: The Nutcracker, 1996.

Membership

Member International P.E.N. Society, American Association of University Women, Society Children's Book Writers, American P.E.N. F C.

Connections

Married Elias Judah Menkes, 1971 (deceased 1981). Children: Sarah Joy, Vanessa Rachel.

father:
David Brodmann

mother:
Richarda (Liebgold) Brodmann

spouse:
Elias Judah Menkes

children:
Sarah Joy Menkes

Vanessa Rachel Menkes