A Conversation at ASEEES: Teaching Yiddish during the War in Ukraine
Tanya Yakovleva, Sara Feldman, Oksana Sikorska and Jessica Kirzane
At the 2022 Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES) conference this fall, a group of Yiddish instructors came together to discuss the particular challenges of teaching Yiddish language during the war in Ukraine.
Jan 18, 2023
The Latest Yiddish Translations, 2022
A roundup of translations published in 2022.
Jan 26, 2023
My Way into Yiddish: Reflections of an Adult Learner
Laurie Fisher, a Jewish Studies professor who happens to be a student of Yiddish, reflects on her experiences as someone who came to learning Yiddish later in life.
Jan 24, 2023
A Night at the (Yiddish) Opera: Bas Sheve’s North American Premiere
As the biannual Ashkenaz festival kicked off, so did the North American Premiere of Bas Sheve, a Yiddish opera, on August 31, 2022.
Jan 13, 2023
Briv Funem Arkhiv: Letters of Sholem Aleichem to Vladimir Waisblat
For our briv funem arkhiv series, Artur Rudzitsky discusses letters between Vladimir Naumovich Waisblat and Sholem Aleichem concerning Yiddish theater in Kiev.
Jan 05, 2023
An Interview with Simon Starr of YID! on their new album, ZETS!
ZETS! is the second album of the Melbourne-based band, YID!
Dec 14, 2022
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