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Yiddish Actor and Yiddishist Shane Baker

Acclaimed Yiddish actor Shane Baker, recipient of the 2020 Adrienne Cooper Dreaming in Yiddish Award, has brought Yiddish theater, classes, and cultural events to every continent—including Antarctica!—through his work as director of the Congress for Jewish Culture, a Yiddishist organization based in New York. He chats with The Shmooze about his work both on and off the Yiddish stage.

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Episode 0281: Yiddish Actor and Yiddishist Shane Baker by YiddishBookCenter