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Yiddish Book Center

Regenerating Jewish Culture

Celebrating forty years of book rescue, digitization, translation,
educational programs, oral histories, exhibitions

Focus On Women in Translation

The Yiddish Book Center has long focused on bringing the works and lives of Yiddish women writers to light. Translating their works is one of the most powerful tools we have to make this rich literature accessible to new audiences. Below we share highlights from our collections celebrating this fascinating and diverse body of work and their authors.