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"Yidstock" - Frank London's Klezmer Brass All-stars with Eleanor Reissa live from Yidstock 2014

At Yidstock 2014, Frank London's Klezmer Brass All-stars with Eleanor Reissa surprised the audience with an original Yiddish and English take on a familiar song about another famous music festival that ends in "stock." What surprises are in store at this year's Yidstock? Join us July 16-19 to find out. 

What's Hot for June: Tent: The List

Interested in the latest in contemporary Jewish culture? Check out Tent: The List.

"Echoes from the Borscht Belt"

An exhibit of Marisa Scheinfeld's evocative images documenting what has become of the once-thriving vacation spot opens at the Center in April.

Peretz’s Theatrical Works: “A Night in the Old Marketplace”

This year marks the centennial of the death of the great classical Yiddish writer I.L. Peretz. Here, scholar Ruth Wisse talks about his work.

Hilltown Families Features the Yiddish Book Center

The popular western Massachusetts website highlighted learning opportunities at the Center. 

We Can’t Predict When the Next Emergency Will Come, But We Can Act Now to Be Ready for It

An appeal from President Aaron Lansky to support the Yiddish Book Center's emergency book-recovery efforts around the world

Meet a Zamler

It's always special when one of the Center's volunteer book collectors comes by for a visit.

Naftali Ejdelman and Yisroel Bass: Yiddish Farmers

At twenty-three, Yisroel Bass was having the rather unlikely experience of shopping for his first tractor.