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Essays, interviews, listicles, podcasts, and much more, covering all aspects of Yiddish culture.

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Reader Favorites 2019-2020

The Editors

Our readers’ favorite posts from the 2019-2020 publishing year, including translations, peer-reviewed scholarly articles, personal essays, roundups of Yiddish resources, and even a piece from our Purim issue.

Interview

Listening to Sylvia’s Children: A response to Briv funem Arkhiv: Letter from Sylvia Schneiderman to Itche Goldberg

Amye Rubinschneider

Amye Rubinschneider interviews her mother and aunt in response to Josie Naron’s blog post about a letter from their mother, Rubinschneider’s grandmother, a teacher fired during the Red Scare.

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לויט די לייענערס | Readers Respond

The Editors

This summer we conducted a survey of our readers to find out how you think we’re doing, here’s what we learned.

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Reader Survey

The Editors

Calling all readers! We want to hear what you think.

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לויט די לייענערס | Readers Respond: Tell Us What You Really Think

The Editors

This summer we conducted a survey of our readers to find out what you think about us, here’s what we learned.

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לויט די לייענערס | Readers Respond: Malka Lee

Diana Clarke

A reader writes in to tell us about her grandmother, Yiddish poet Malka Lee, and to dispel an error of identity that’s been floating around the internet for years.

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לויט די לייענערס | Readers Respond: Moyshe Stavsky

Madeleine Cohen

Readers write in to tell us about the Hebrew-Yiddish writer who was also Anna Margolin’s first husband.

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