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Thumbnail image for Avrom Sutzkever: The Shakespeare of Yiddish
  • Samuel Bak, prominent Jewish artist from Vilna, talks about Avrom Sutzkever's contribution to Yiddish language and literature.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
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  • Aaron Lansky updates us on scanning Yiddish literature, learning Yiddish, oral history internship opportunities, and more.
Part of The Shmooze Podcast Series
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  • Read new translations, discover White Goat Press, and learn how we're making Yiddish literature accessible to a new generation of readers.
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Thumbnail image for An Unexpected Journey: How My Israeli Hebraist Education Lead Me To a Love for Yiddish Literature And Eastern European Jewish History
  • Israel Bartal - Professor of Jewish History at Hebrew University - talks about the zealous Hebraist education that he received in Israel and how it led to the surprising decision to study Ashkenazi history and language at the university.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Touring Ukraine with the Yiddish Book Center
  • Nancy Sherman details her trip to Ukraine with the Yiddish Book Center, touring Jewish cultural sites with a focus on literature.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for An Opportunity to Be an Expert: Why Study Yiddish
  • Jessica Kirzane, specialist in American-Jewish literature, speaks about the joy of studying and researching undiscovered Yiddish authors and thinkers.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for "Why Don't You Just Take Yiddish?": Yiddish as a Middle Eastern Language
  • Yael Chaver, research fellow at UC Berkeley, talks about, after moving to the United States and beginning her MA/PhD in Hebrew Literature, she ended up studying Yiddish in Palestine instead.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Ilan Stavans on Jewish Children’s Literature
  • This week we sit down with Ilan Stavans to talk about his upcoming three-part lecture series taking place at the Yiddish Book Center May 1, 8, and 15: “People of the Picture Book: The History of Jewish Children’s Literature.”
Part of The Shmooze Podcast Series
Thumbnail image for Connections to Yiddish across Generations
  • Catherine Madsen, bibliographer at the Yiddish Book Center, describes how the different generations who come to the Book Center relate to Yiddish language, culture, and literature.
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts
Thumbnail image for Modernism and the Yiddish Picaresque Novel
  • Miriam Udel, assistant professor of German Studies and Jewish Studies at Emory University, speaks about her work involving modernism and the evolution of the novel. She suggests that modernist literature -- and, in particular, Yiddish modernist...
Part of Yiddish Book Center's Wexler Oral History Project Excerpts

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