Pedagogy

Reflections on the teaching and learning of Yiddish, as well as downloadable guides, exercises, and lesson plans to use in the classroom.

Pedagogy

Teaching Guide to Vaybertaytsh Episode 15: Queer in Yiddish

This teach­ing guide offers dis­cus­sion ques­tions and class­room activ­i­ties to use along­side an episode of the fem­i­nist Yid­dish pod­cast Vay­ber­taytsh.

Pedagogy

Teaching Guide to Jacob Glatstein’s Anti-Fascist Poem “Goblin Nogood Has Run Out of Clout” (trans. Shandler)

Mark I. West offers sug­ges­tions for teach­ing Jacob Glat­stein’s 1943 Anti-Fas­cist chil­dren’s poem.

Pedagogy

Teaching Guide to Erotic Yiddish Poetry

This teach­ing guide offers sug­ges­tions and reflec­tions from sev­er­al schol­ars about teach­ing erot­ic Yid­dish poetry.

Pedagogy

Teaching Guide for Leyzer Volf's Evigingo (trans. Finkin)

Jor­dan Finkin offers resources and ideas for teach­ing this unusu­al poem. 

Pedagogy

Teaching Guide for Blume Lempel's "The Debt" (trans Cassedy and Taub)

The third in a series of teach­ing guides, this one for Ellen Cassedy and Yer­miyahu Taub’s trans­la­tion of Blume Lem­pel’s sto­ry The Debt.”

Pedagogy

Teaching Guide for Yoysef Kerler’s “Old Fashioned” and “The Sea” (trans. Evrona)

The sec­ond in a series of teach­ing guides, this one for Maia Evron­a’s trans­la­tion of Yoy­sef Ker­ler’s poems Old Fash­ioned” and The Sea” (1979).

Pedagogy

Teaching Guide for Dik's "Slavery or Serfdom" (trans. Rosenblatt)

The first in a series of teach­ing guides, this one for Eli Rosenblatt’s trans­la­tion of Isaac Meir Dik’s intro­duc­tion to his 1868 adap­ta­tion of Har­ri­et Beech­er Stowe’s Uncle Tom’s Cab­in (1852).

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