Yiddish in ale lender! Yiddish Summer Programs Roundup 2018
A short description of the many Yiddish language and culture summer programs on offer for 2018.
Jan 08, 2018
Invitation to Participate: Teaching with Sholem Aleichem
Calling all teachers! Participate in our pedagogy poll.
Nov 06, 2017
לויט די לערערס | Teachers Weigh In: The Person Teaching With Yiddish
Instructors share their thoughts on sharing about their personal lives and commitments while teaching Yiddish language or culture.
Jan 15, 2018
“They Have Their Own Language, Literally”: A Review of One of Us
Shayna Weiss reviews One of Us, a Netfix documentary directed by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady that follows the lives of three ex-Hasidim.
Jan 05, 2018
A Jewish Folk Poet in Texas: Chaya Rochel Andres and the Yiddish South
Writing Yiddish poems and resisting assimilation in the Dallas Arbeter Ring
Dec 13, 2017
Your Guide to Yiddish and In geveb at the 2017 AJS Conference
Check out the dozens of panels and presentations involving Yiddish at this year’s AJS.
Dec 11, 2017
A Dance: Fradel Shtok Reconsidered
Gollance reconsiders Fradel Shtok’s oeuvre and literary reception in the context of her translation of Shtok’s short story “A tants” (A dance).
Dec 03, 2017
From Kansas to Kentucky in a Jewish Literature Classroom: A “Creative Option” for Reflection Papers
Jessica Kirzane discusses a creative writing prompt for students in a course on American Jewish Literature and shares samples of students’ work.
Nov 19, 2017
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.