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Chaim potok was a world-class writer and scholar, a conservative jew who wrote from and about his tradition and the conflicts between observance and acculturation with a plain, straightforward style, his novels were set against the moral, spiritual, and intellectual currents of the twentieth century. Potok wrote numerous novels, plays, and short stories, and was a painter all his life as an author, potok is best known for exploring the interplay between religious judaism and the broader secular world, a fundamental tension in his own life.
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Chaim potok passed away on july 23 chaim's obituary chaim potok's orthodox upbringing and religious training influenced his novels and other work. Chaim grade: chaim grade among his other notable works of fiction are a novella people - biography of chaim grade article history article contributors. Biography chaim potok was born in the bronx, new york, on 17 february 1929, to polish jewish immigrants, and was educated in jewish parochial schools at the early age of ten he showed talent in drawing and painting but was dissuaded by his father and talmudic teachers from pursuing this interest.