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A Focus On American Jewish Heritage

We're featuring a range of media related to American Jewish heritage, culled from the Yiddish Book Center's collections—oral histories, articles from Pakn Treger, podcast interviews from The Shmooze, archival recordings, and finds from our vault. Watch, listen, read, and look for more posts throughout the month. 


Handpicked Ilan Stavans

In addition to being the Lewis-Sebring Professor of Humanities, Latin American, and Latino Culture at Amherst College, Ilan Stavans is an award-winning author, lexicographer, cultural commentator, and translator. He is the publisher of Restless Books, and host of the NPR podcast "In Contrast."