Evgeniia Isaakovna Krasner was born in 1936 in Shpikiv. She attended a Ukrainian school before the war and spoke Yiddish only among her family. Her father worked as an accountant in a sugar factory. During the war, she was imprisoned in the Pechera camp. After the war she was trained at the Cultural Institute of Kiev, from which she graduated as a librarian.
Zhenya’s Gefilte Fish
The Esebet (Reclining Bed)