News

Check out blogs from our faculty, fellows and friends for news as it's breaking, and send us your latest discoveries, too!

Meet a Zamler

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

A Grandfather's Stories

A recent visitor to the Yiddish Book Center sought—and found—a special book on the shelves.

Mit a hartsikn dank

Our heartfelt thanks to our wonderful volunteers this National Volunteer Appreciation Week

David Bezmozgis to Speak at Yiddish Book Center

The award-winning author of The Betrayers will deliver the 2015 Melinda Rosenblatt Lecture at the Community Open House April 26

Great Jewish Books Teacher Workshop Launches This Summer

The new Yiddish Book Center program will help teachers bring modern Jewish literature into their curricula. Applications are due April 14. 

"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.

"I Miss Hearing Yiddish"

What brings students to YiddishSchool, our annual program for adult learners?

A Significant Milestone

The Wexler Oral History Project conducts a very special interview.

Yidstock 2015 Lineup Announced

The annual event, now in its fourth year, celebrates the best and newest in klezmer and Yiddish music.

 

Wexler Oral History Project Takes a Road Trip

A recent visit to New York yielded wonderful stories about the Yiddish theater.