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Now in Yiddish -- "Der Hobit (The Hobbit)"

Barry Goldstein's Yiddish translation of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit has just been released. Aaron Lansky visits with Goldstein to learn how and why he took on the translation.

You can purchase the book here:
http://cart.booksite.com/4382/shop/der-hobit-the-hobbit/

Episode 51
December 18, 2012
Yiddish Book Center
Amherst, Massachusetts

Duration: 0:22