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

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The Latest in Yiddish Studies in English: 2020

The lat­est install­ment of our annu­al effort to gath­er togeth­er the lat­est pub­li­ca­tions rel­e­vant to Yid­dish Stud­ies in English.

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To open up a theme and make some inroads into it: An Interview with Gennady Estraikh and Mikhail Krutikov about the Studies in Yiddish Legenda Book Series

Ayelet Brinn dis­cuss­es Pro­fes­sors Gen­nady Estraikh’s and Mikhail Kru­tikov’s long-run­ning series, Stud­ies in Yid­dish, for Leg­en­da, and the changes they’ve seen in aca­d­e­m­ic pub­lish­ing and Yid­dish stud­ies over the course of the past twen­ty years.

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The Latest in Yiddish Studies in English: 2019

The newest install­ment of our annu­al effort to gath­er togeth­er the lat­est pub­li­ca­tions rel­e­vant to Yid­dish Stud­ies in English.

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Yiddish Studies in Russian: 2014–2019

An anno­tat­ed bib­li­og­ra­phy of Yid­dish Stud­ies schol­ar­ship pub­lished in Rus­sia between 2014 and 2019.

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The Latest in Yiddish Studies in English: 2018

A bib­li­og­ra­phy of the out­put of Yid­dish schol­ar­ship pub­lished in Eng­lish last year.

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The Latest in Yiddish Studies in English: 2017

A bib­li­og­ra­phy of the out­put of Yid­dish schol­ar­ship pub­lished in Eng­lish last year.

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The Latest in Yiddish Studies in English: 2016

A bib­li­og­ra­phy of the pro­lif­ic out­put of Yid­dish schol­ar­ship pub­lished in Eng­lish last year. 

Interview

“Conversion through language”: Mo Pareles on Yiddish, Old English, and the Temporal Other

A medieval­ist uses Yid­dish in her scrip­tur­al scholarship. 

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