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Leonard Nimoy, z"l

Remembering our great friend Leonard Nimoy, who passed away today. Zikhroyne livrokhe—may his memory be for a blessing.

New Translation Fellows Announced

The 2015 translation fellows are the program's largest and most diverse group yet 

Translator's First Work Receives High Honor

Translator Maurice Wolfthal, whose work has appeared in Pakn Treger, wins an MLA award for My Four Years in Soviet Russia.

Great Jewish Books Program Opens Vast Literature to Students

The Yiddish Book Center's summer program for high school students is now accepting applications for 2015.

Local Teachers Invited to Discussion

The free event, on March 23, will focus on the history of minority groups' relationships with the U.S. legal system.

Chapters: An Advocate for Jewish Writers

A look at the heyday of the I.L. Peretz Yiddish Writers' Union

College Students Explore Yiddish Book Art

Mount Holyoke art students delve into the Center's rich collection, from poetry illustrated by Chagall to Soviet-era Communist magazines

Exhibit: Felix Lembersky: Soviet Form, Jewish Context

A visiting exhibit of work by the important but long-overlooked Soviet Jewish painter, now at the Yiddish Book Center's Brechner Gallery