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

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Vilne? Vilna? Wilno? Vilnius?: Place Names in Yiddish

Our edi­to­r­i­al team discusses/​debates our guide­lines for trans­lat­ing and translit­er­at­ing place names from the Yiddish.

Blog

Fin der redaktsiye: In geveb to Switch to Galitsianer Standard Yiddish

After much delib­er­a­tion, and lob­by­ing from the Peylish Cau­cus, the In geveb Edi­to­r­i­al Board has resolved to use Gal­it­sian­er Stan­dard Yid­dish going forward.

Interview

Bad Jews Making Good TV: An Interview with Yidlife Crisis

Jamie Elman and Eli Batal­ion on lan­guage pol­i­tics in Mon­tréal, Jew­ish com­e­dy, and mak­ing pop cul­ture in Yiddish. 

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