The Shmooze: The Yiddish Book Center's podcast

Yermiyahu Ahron Taub on Translating Ida Maze’s Dineh

In conversation with Yermiyahu Ahron Taub, we hear about his latest work of translation. Dineh: An Autobiographical Novel, posthumously published, is a Yiddish-language novel by Ida Maze, a pastorale laced with beauty and sorrow and a bildungsroman told from the point of view of a young girl. Living in what is now Belarus, Maze’s heroine is fueled by her hunger for learning, connection to family and community, and love of the natural world.

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