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Thumbnail image for Celebrating Jewish Holidays In A  Literary Yiddishist Fashion
  • Leo Melamed - child survivor of the Holocaust and former chairman of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange - remembers the presence of Yiddish literature in his home - and how his parents replaced religion with literature when celebrating holidays.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for <em>Bontshe Shvayg </em> in Lethbridge: Teaching Yiddish Literature in the Canadian Bible Belt
  • I teach Jewish literature to non-Jews. That statement may not seem very remarkable; after all, I also teach Victorian literature to non-Victorians and nineteenth-century literature to students born in the late twentieth century.
Part of Pakn Treger
Thumbnail image for Di Groyse aynzamlung der Arkhiṿ fun der Yidisher arbeṭer-baṿegung
  • "Bund"-arkhiṿ fun der Yidisher arbeṭer-baṿegung o.n. fun Frants Ḳursḳi
  • Nyu-Yorḳ : [Bund Archives of the Jewish Labor Movement]
1963
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Spielberg Digital Yiddish Library
Thumbnail image for Miriam Udel on Yiddish Children’s Literature, Translation, and Literary Encounters
  • This week we visit with Miriam Udel to talk about her research and her teaching, which focus on Jewish encounters with modernity in literature, as well as her work translating Yiddish children’s literature.
Part of The Shmooze Podcast Series
Thumbnail image for Responsibility of Theater Actors to Raise Themselves and Their Audiences Up
  • Tom Oppenheim, grandson of Yiddish theatre actors Jacob and Sara Adler, Artistic Director and President of Stella Adler Studio of Acting, discusses Stella Adler's passion for literature and mythology and her conviction that the responsibility of...
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for The Future of Yiddish
  • Robert Epstein talks about Hasidic Yiddish, and the value of translating the literature into English.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Studying Yiddish is like an Onion
  • Professor Yechiel Szeintuch, scholar of Yiddish literature, describes how studying Yiddish is similar to peeling an onion.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts

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