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Bel Kaufman

Bel Kaufman was born on May 10, 1911 in Berlin, Germany. She is an actress and writer, known for Up the Down Staircase (1967). See full bio »
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 1967 Up the Down Staircase
Teacher talking to Mr. McHabe (uncredited)
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 1967 Up the Down Staircase (novel)

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Authored "Love, etc." (1979)

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I remember his ndfather Sholom Aleichem] laugh; I remember his hand when we walked. He used to say the tighter I hold on to his hand, the better he will write. He wrote me a letter which I treasure: 'I'm writing you this letter to ask you to hurry and grow up and learn to write so you can write me a letter. In order to grow up, it is necessary to drink milk and eat soup and vegetables and fewer ... See more »


Named to the Hall of Fame of Hunter College. See more »

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