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Texts & Translation

אַ קאַפּיטל כעלמער געשיכטע

The Rise and Fall of King Vaizatha of Chelm or How Chelm Remained Penniless

Isaac Bashevis Singer

Translation by David Stromberg

A previously untranslated Chelm story from Isaac Bashevis Singer on the legendary king of Chelm.

Texts & Translation

די „פּאָליטישע עקאָנאָמיע“ פֿון כעלם

The Political Economy of Chelm

Isaac Bashevis Singer

Translation by David Stromberg

A previously untranslated Chelm story from Isaac Bashevis Singer, a humoristic exploration of experimental economic systems in the legendary city of fools.

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In memoriam: David Shneer z’’l

The Editors

We at In geveb are deeply saddened by the untimely passing of David Shneer z”l. We have gathered tributes and reflections from several who knew him well together with David’s own words from In geveb’s archives in honor of David’s shloshim,

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Community, Continuity, and Celebration: Kids and Yiddish Then and Now

Avram Mlotek

Avram Mlotek shares the personal, family, and artistic roots of the Folksbiene’s online pandemic-era Kids and Yiddish reunion show this spring.

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Your Guide to Yiddish and In geveb at the 2020 AJS Conference

The Editors

Our annual roundup of Yiddish at AJS for this year’s virtual conference -- including a virtual In geveb kave-sho!

In geveb, אין געוועב, is a sub­scrip­tion-free dig­i­tal forum for the pub­li­ca­tion of peer-reviewed aca­d­e­m­ic arti­cles, the trans­la­tion and anno­ta­tion of Yid­dish texts, the exchange of ped­a­gog­i­cal mate­ri­als, and a blog of Yid­dish cul­tur­al life. 

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