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Essays, interviews, listicles, podcasts, and much more, covering all aspects of Yiddish culture.

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Call for Papers: Murder, Lust, and Laughter, or, Shund Theatre

We are seek­ing sub­mis­sions for a spe­cial issue on Yid­dish pop­u­lar theater.

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The YIVO Layoffs and the State of the Field: A Roundup of Perspectives and Call for Submissions

We are inter­est­ed in pieces that place the recent events at YIVO in the con­text of dis­ci­pline-wide trends, his­tor­i­cal, eco­nom­ic, schol­ar­ly and oth­er­wise, and that help us think through the broad­er forces that pro­duced this moment and its pos­si­ble ramifications. 

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Call for Submissions: Briv funem Arkhiv

Our new Briv funem arkhiv sec­tion will fea­ture short pieces about inter­est­ing, sig­nif­i­cant, fun­ny, or sur­pris­ing archival finds. 

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Call For papers: In geveb Special Issue on Debora Vogel

Abstracts are due July 1, 2019 for a spe­cial issue of In geveb ded­i­cat­ed to the work and lega­cy of Deb­o­ra Vogel (also ren­dered Dvoyre Fogel’).

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Call For Papers: Yiddish and the Transnational in Latin America

Abstracts are due by May 1, 2019 for a spe­cial issue of In geveb devot­ed to the sub­ject of Yid­dish and the Transna­tion­al in Latin America.

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