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  • Poet and translator Murray Citron reads "Naomi Says 'God of Abraham,'" his translation of Itzik Manger's "Nomi zogt got fun avrom."
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Poet and translator Murray Citron shares the story of how he discovered Yiddish poetry and translated his first work, Eve and the Apple Tree by Itzik Manger.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Norman, son of the Yiddish writer Leon Feinberg, remembers when Itzik Manger (the writer and close family friend) bought him a lollipop on a trip together to Coney Island.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Harriet Bonfeld, educator and daughter of Yiddish poet and journalist Leon Feinberg, describes a typical social gathering with her parents' friends, Yiddish "intelligentsia" from Itzik Manger to Chaim Grade.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Poet and translator Murray Citron shares an example of a time when he felt justified in rewriting one of Itzik Manger's poems, although he's confident the new English translation maintains the playful spirit of the original.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • A village parable from the often-political writer Itsik Kipnis, translated by Joshua Snider. Illustration from this story, as published in the volume A ber iz gefloygn (A Bear Took Flight).
Part of Pakn Treger
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  • Benjamin (Binyomen) Harshav, z"l - professor emeritus at Yale University - remembers how his father taught writers Chaim Grade and Avrom Sutzkever Jewish history - and recounts an infamous story about Itzik Manger.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Unruly Language: Czernowitz at 100
  • I.L. Peretz's speech at the 1908 First Yiddish Language Conference in Czernowitz
Part of Pakn Treger
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  • An excerpt from Der Melamed by Ayzik Meyer Dik, translated by Ben Sadock.
Part of Pakn Treger
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  • By Isaac Bashevis Singer, translated by the author and an uncredited collaborator, edited by David Stromberg. "It seems we can only love the unknown . . ."
Part of Pakn Treger

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