Allison Schachter is Associate Professor of Jewish Studies and English, and Director of the Jewish Studies program at Vanderbilt University. She is the author of Diasporic Modernisms: Hebrew and Yiddish in the Twentieth Century (Oxford 2012). She is currently completing a manuscript entitled Aesthetic Labor: Women, Prose, and Jewish Modernity. Together with Jordan Finkin she has been translating Fradel Shtok’s Collected Stories.
Review of On The Landing: Stories by Yenta Mash translated by Ellen Cassedy