Yiddish Literature An ever-expanding compendium of profiles, commentary, insights, and musings on Yiddish writers and literature, drawn from our collections and publications Annotated Guide to the Musterverk Series An introductory Essay by Rachelle Grossman and a Guide to Works in Our Collections Celebrating Yiddish Women Writers Items from our collections highlighting the voices of Yiddish women writers Sholem Asch—The First Memorial Address Four days after the Yiddish writer died in London in July, 1957, a memorial service was held at Westminster Synagogue. So how was the controversial author remembered? Focus on Chaim Grade An introductory essay by Ezra Glinter, newly digitized Yiddish books, and a guide to works in our collections Bronx Bohemians A blog about the salon of Yiddish poet Bertha Kling. Celebrating Yiddish Poetry Items by and about Yiddish poets and poetry from our collections. Black Struggle in Yiddish Literature Five works from our collections that show representations of black struggle in the pages of Yiddish literature—from the June 2020 issue of the Weekly Reader. Annotated Guide to Isaac Bashevis Singer A guide to Bashevis Singer's works in our collections, plus a portrait in words Yiddish Illustrations: "From Chagall to Diego Rivera" Explore Yiddish Book Center Bibliographer David Mazower's top ten Yiddish illustrated books. A Taste of Yidishkayt: An Annotated Guide to All Things Food-Related in the Center's Collections A tour of some of the Yiddish Book Center’s multimedia, multilingual resources on the topic of food. Avrom Sutzkever on Poetry and Partisan Life Avrom Sutzkever on poetry and partisan Life Annotated Guide to Sholem Aleichem Sholem Aleichem was the most popular Yiddish writer. His books were in seemingly every Jewish home—and many of them were collected by the Yiddish Book Center. Learn about our rich collection of materials by and about Sholem Aleichem Reading Resources for Chava Rosenfarb's Survivors Essays, oral histories, audio recordings, and more resources about one of the most important Yiddish novelists of the post-War period Vilner gedenken: Avrom Sutzkever in Focus Avrom Sutzkever was the definitive Yiddish poet of the post-Holocaust era and a near-mythic national hero. In these recordings from the Jewish Public Library in Montreal, a more intimate image of Sutzkever emerges. The Signs and Symbols of Ezra Korman, Detroit's Soulful Yiddish Poet The life and afterlife of a little-known writer Bronx Bohemians A blog about the salon of Yiddish poet Bertha Kling. Sholem Aleichem: A Conversation with Ruth Wisse and David Roskies Two of the world's most engaging Yiddish scholars on one of the world's greatest Yiddish writers Jacob Glatstein on Yiddish Poetry After the Holocaust In a 1955 interview, Jacob Glatstein discusses the role of a Yiddish poet after the Holocaust. Di gantse megile / The Complete Megillah (In Yiddish) A dramatic reading by David Roskies A Focus On: Itzik Manger Read about Itzik Manger's career and experience his poetic voice. Annotated Guide to I. L. Peretz An annotated guide to our holdings of material by and about I. L. Peretz Yiddish Primers A selection of Yiddish primers from our collection.