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Jonah S. Boyarin

Jonah S. Boyarin is a writer, educator, Yiddish translator, and all-around troublemaker. He is a proud member of Jews for Racial and Economic Justice.

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Translating the Holocaust

Jonah S. Boyarin

Jonah Boyarin explores the process of his translation of Mordkhe Wolfshaut-Dinkes’s holocaust memoir, Checkmate: The Miracle of My Life.

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שאַך־מאַט

Checkmate

Mordkhe Wolfshaut-Dinkes

Translation by Jonah S. Boyarin

An extract from Mordkhe Wolfshaut-Dinkes’s holocaust memoir.

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