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

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Reader Favorites 2019-2020

Our read­ers’ favorite posts from the 2019 – 2020 pub­lish­ing year, includ­ing trans­la­tions, peer-reviewed schol­ar­ly arti­cles, per­son­al essays, roundups of Yid­dish resources, and even a piece from our Purim issue.

Interview

Listening to Sylvia’s Children: A response to Briv funem Arkhiv: Letter from Sylvia Schneiderman to Itche Goldberg

Amye Rubin­schnei­der inter­views her moth­er and aunt in response to Josie Naron’s blog post about a let­ter from their moth­er, Rubin­schnei­der’s grand­moth­er, a teacher fired dur­ing the Red Scare.

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לויט די לייענערס | Readers Respond

This sum­mer we con­duct­ed a sur­vey of our read­ers to find out how you think we’re doing, here’s what we learned. 

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Reader Survey

Call­ing all read­ers! We want to hear what you think.

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לויט די לייענערס | Readers Respond: Tell Us What You Really Think

This sum­mer we con­duct­ed a sur­vey of our read­ers to find out what you think about us, here’s what we learned. 

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לויט די לייענערס | Readers Respond: Malka Lee

A read­er writes in to tell us about her grand­moth­er, Yid­dish poet Mal­ka Lee, and to dis­pel an error of iden­ti­ty that’s been float­ing around the inter­net for years. 

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לויט די לייענערס | Readers Respond: Moyshe Stavsky

Read­ers write in to tell us about the Hebrew-Yid­dish writer who was also Anna Mar­golin’s first husband.

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