Hannah Pollin-Galay is Senior Lecturer of Yiddish and Holocaust Studies in the Department of Literature at Tel Aviv University and author of Ecologies of Witnessing: Language, Place and Holocaust Testimony (Yale University Press, 2018). She previously worked as a youth educator at Leyvik House, the Union for Yiddish Writers and Journalists in Israel. Her work has appeared in journals such as Prooftexts, Jewish Social Studies, and Holocaust and Genocide Studies.
Tel Aviv University
Orphaned Words: Yiddish, English, and Child Speech in Postwar Cinema
לויט די לערערס | Teachers Weigh In: Yiddish in Holocaust Courses?
Teaching Yiddish Through Performance
After-school enrichment classes for children can be deadly to teach. Creative performance is one way to keep students engaged and learning.
Aug 13, 2015
Ironic Inversions: Rare Soviet Yiddish Songs of WWII