Visiting Exhibit

Through the Yiddish Looking Glass: The Art of Yiddish Children's Literature

Through the Yiddish Looking Glass features Yiddish children's book illustrations, created by artists who often contributed their work to other aspects of Yiddish culture as well, such as satirical cartoons, theater sets, and literary periodicals.

The exhibit also includes "Yidishe kinder: Jewish Children and their World Before the Holocaust," a selction of toys, school notebooks, and periodicals providing viewers a glimpse into the lives of Yiddish-speaking Ashkenazi Jewish children.

Currently on view in the Yiddish Book Center's Brechner Gallery and Upstairs Gallery.