Religious Thought in Yiddish
Articles, translations, resources
This special issue of In geveb explores a range of theological, philosophical, and other religious themes as presented in a wide variety of Yiddish writings.
Jan 27, 2019
Yiddish in ale lender! Yiddish Summer Programs Roundup 2019
Looking to improve your Yiddish this summer? There are options all over the world, from traditional classroom-based programs to music festivals, and everything in between—and we’ve done the research so you don’t have to.
Jan 20, 2019
Teaching Yiddish Through Song
Feb 13, 2019
A Guide to the Ze’enah U-Re’enah: Correcting Some Misconceptions
The most popular Yiddish book ever published gets its story right.
Feb 11, 2019
Supporting In geveb from Coast to Coast
You can take the party out of New York, but you can’t take New York out of the party?
Feb 08, 2019
Review of Yiddish Empire: The Vilna Troupe, Jewish Theater, and the Art of Itinerancy by Debra Caplan
In the brief decade of its existence, the Vilna Theater Troupe radically changed Yiddish theater, and the global stage.
Feb 06, 2019
An Idiosyncratic Round-Up of Yiddish Poetry in 2018
Zackary Sholem Berger
A list of all Yiddish books of poetry published in 2018, sorted alphabetically by the author’s last name, together with my individual idiosyncratic impressions about what this book tells us about Yiddish poetry today.
Jan 31, 2019
The Shtetl Neukoelln Festival Brings Yiddishland to Berlin
Klezmer singers and musicians gather in Berlin to make joyous new sound together.
Jan 29, 2019
A Linguistic Bridge Between Alienation and Intimacy: Chabad’s Theorization of Yiddish in Historical and Cultural Perspective
Yiddish has always been the oracular mainstay of Chabad’s intellectual and spiritual trajectory.
Jan 28, 2019
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.