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

Interview

Seeking and Queering Utopia: A Chat About the Steiner Summer Yiddish Program

Queer­ness, reli­gion, and the oth­er in the Yid­dish Book Cen­ter’s Stein­er Sum­mer Yid­dish Program

Blog

Where Text Meets Sweat: Reading Yiddish Utopia in the Utah Landscape

Erin Fai­gin asks utopi­an ques­tions in Clar­i­on, Utah, the site of a for­mer Yid­dish agri­cul­tur­al colony.

Blog

Diocese of Birobidzhan

Yev­geniy Fiks looks at Biro­bidzhan’s (Chris­t­ian) present. 

Blog

Before Birobidzhan

Yev­geniy Fiks vis­its Biro­bidzhan, and refus­es nos­tal­gia and mourn­ing on his return. 

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