Call for Proposals: Creative, Pedagogical, and Research Projects Working with Yiddish Testimonies from the Fortunoff Video Archive
The Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies at Yale University is collaborating with the In geveb to encourage and fund scholars to work with the collection.
Mar 07, 2023
Yiddish in Georgia
Sarah Biskowitz and Lasha Shakulashvili
Sarah Biskowitz speaks with Lasha Shakulashvili about Yiddish in the South Caucusus region and his new role teaching Yiddish at at the Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (TSU).
Feb 20, 2023
Elie Wiesel at the Forverts: A Bibliography
Amanda Miryem-Khaye Seigel
From 1956-1967, Eli Wiesel wrote for the Forverts, publishing more than 1,000 articles under his given name, Eliezer Wiesel, and about two dozen installments of a literary column under a pseudonym, Elisha Karmeli. Amanda Miryem-Khaye Seigel has compiled a list of these articles to aid researchers.
Mar 23, 2023
Illustrating Shabes: A Listicle
An artist and researcher shares her favorite illustrations depicting *Shabes* in Yiddish texts.
Mar 21, 2023
Holocaust Literature and Autorevision: Shaye Shpigl’s Ghetto Stories Written in, and Rewritten after, the Lodz Ghetto
Shpigl’s Yiddish-Yiddish autorevisions powerfully exemplify an author’s felt compulsion to rewrite wartime writings from a postwar perspective even when no change of language—no literal translation—was involved.
Mar 14, 2023
Onbotn fun robotn: Futures for Algorithmic Yiddishkayt
The Di robotn conference celebrated the legacy of bots in the Yiddish corpus, dreaming of futures for robots in the Yiddishist world.
Mar 05, 2023
YIVO Finds More Archival Documents in Biden Home
This latest discovery comes at a time when a staggering number of long-lost Yiddish documents have been showing up in the homes of prominent politicians.
Mar 04, 2023
Printable Bronx Bohemian Fashion Paper Dolls
Now you can play with your favorite Yiddish cultural figures!
Mar 03, 2023
Yiddish Studies - Present and Future: A Conference Marking the 15th Yortsayt of Dr. Mordkhe Schaechter (z’’l)
Zackary Sholem Berger
Yiddish Studies - Present and Future: A conference marking the 15th yortsayt of Dr. Mordkhe Schaechter (z’’l) included discussion and debate.
Mar 03, 2023
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