Pakn Treger, Number 68 Published Fall 2013 / 5774 Yiddish Learning Learning Yiddish John Marchese speaks with Yiddish Book Center alumni who are transforming the field of Yiddish studies as teachers, scholars, and cultural activists. A Yidisher Bokher in Mexique Ilan Stavans reflects on his childhood in a Yiddish school in Mexico City, and on his experiences in Yiddish-, Spanish- and English-speaking communities. Well Said: Gezunt zol zayn der vos hot oysgetrakht beygl esn (Whoever thought of eating bagels should live and be well ) In this installment of her regular column, Asya Vaisman Schulman explores the origins of some Yiddish food words. Previous issue: The 2013 Pakn Treger Translation Issue Next issue: The 2013 Pakn Treger Translation Issue Subscribe Become a member to receive the full print edition of Pakn Treger. Become a member today Write to Us Send letters to the editor to [email protected].