The Yiddish Book Center's Decade of Discovery 2023
Explore additional resources from our collections about Yiddish Around the World.
Translating the World
Beginning in the second half of the nineteenth century, translations of world literature carried Yiddish readers to places they had never been.
The Four Corners of the Earth: Yiddish Around the World
A look at Yiddish's global reach, from our Unquiet Pages online exhibit.
From Baltimore to Vilnius: Yiddish Stories from Around the World
Christa Whitney took the Wexler Oral History Project out of the Yiddish Book Center's studio and into the field. Whitney tells us about the interviews she conducted in cities from Baltimore to Vilnius, and why she loves the opportunity to ask important questions.
Sending Yiddish Books around the World
Catherine Madsen, former bibliographer at the Yiddish Book Center, tells how the Yiddish Book Center sends books around the world, to academic institutions and individuals.