On Rosenfeld and Rivals: Rachel Mines Talks Translation

Rachel Mines' translation of The Rivals and Other Stories introduces nineteen of Jonah Rosenfeld's Yiddish-language short stories--stories that explore the limits of loneliness, social anxiety, and people's frustrated longing for meaningful relationships--to an English-reading audience. Rachel, a Yiddish Book Center Translation Fellowship alum, joins The Shmooze to talk about this newly released collection of stories and what drew her to Rosenfeld's work.

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Episode 0265: On Rosenfeld and "Rivals": Rachel Mines Talks Translation by YiddishBookCenter