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The Steiner Summer Yiddish Program

Now's the time to apply for our flagship Yiddish program for college students—applications are due February 8.

A Town Known as Auschwitz: The Life and Death of a Jewish Community

A new visiting exhibit at the Yiddish Book Center looks at the Jewish history of the Polish town of Oświęcim.

It's Membership Renewal Time

Help us keep doing the exciting work we do by renewing your Yiddish Book Center membership.

Mark Your Calendar: Yidstock ’16

The Grammy-winning Klezmatics will headline the fifth annual Festival of New Yiddish Music.

Weekend Course Focuses on Peretz

Registration is now open for our spring 2016 weekend course, I.L. Peretz: Classic and Contemporary.

Ruth Wisse: Teacher and Mentor

Debra Caplan offers a personal portrait of a pioneer of Yiddish literary studies. 

A Yiddish Book Rescue in Mexico City

Two Yiddish Book Center staff members recently traveled to Mexico to oversee the rescue of thousands of Yiddish volumes.