The Shmooze: The Yiddish Book Center's podcast

A Wide-Ranging Conversation with Amanda (Miryem-Khaye) Seigel

On the phone with The Shmooze this week, Amanda (Miryem-Khaye) Seigel talks with us about her work as a Yiddish singer, songwriter, actor, recording artist, and research librarian specializing in Yiddish language and culture at the New York Public Library. Among other things, Amanda tells us about how she came to Yiddish and about Yidforsh, the Yiddish research Facebook group she launched to help promote research and scholarship on Yiddish topics and connect Yiddish researchers to resources and opportunities.

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