Birnbaum and the Distortions of Polemic

Ben Sadock

A review of the new edition of S. A. Birnbaum's Yiddish: A Survey and a Grammar


Resources in Yiddish Studies: Yiddish Linguistic Scholarship

Zachary M. Baker

This online bibliographical series devoted to research resources in Yiddish Studies focuses on publications and other resources devoted to the Yiddish language itself. 


Yiddish has a word for that! Notes on the Comprehensive English-Yiddish Dictionary (2016)

Isaac L. Bleaman

Isaac Bleaman goes to Yidish-vokh and reports back from a conversation between the editors of the new Comprehensive English-Yiddish Dictionary.


The New Yiddish Dialectology: A Review of Alexander Beider's The Origins of Yiddish Dialects

Alec (Leyzer) Burko

Leyzer Burko reviews Alexander Beider's recent monumental volume on the origins of Yiddish dialects.