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  • Yiddish Book Center (2017)
    A nonprofit organization located in Amherst, MA, dedicated to rescuing, preserving, disseminating and translating Yiddish literature, as well as offering educational programs aimed at enhancing understanding of Jewish life ...
  • The Forward Association (The Forward Association, 2018)
    The Web site of the Yiddish language version of The Forward, a Jewish American newspaper since 1897. Click on the link above to access.
  • Shternshis, Anna; Korolenko, Psoy; Rosenberg, Dan (Canada Council of the Arts, Ontario Arts Council, 2021)
    Anna Shternshis, Professor of Germanic Languages and Literatures at the University of Toronto, collaborated with artist, Psoy Korolenko and producer Dan Rosenberg, to resurrect the anti-fascist Yiddish songs created by ...
  • Mark, Jonathan (The New York Jewish Week, 2018-05-30)
    An article about the Sholem Aleichem Cultural Center in the Bronx, NY. The Center used to be a Sholem Aleichem Sjule, an after-hours school that taught the Yiddish language and culture, and progressive values. It is currently ...
  • Norwich, Anita (Jewish Women's Archive, 2009-03-20)
    This article focuses on Yiddish literature in the United States written by women. The author notes that, as is the case with Jewish women in the United States more broadly, Yiddish literature by women has typically been ...
  • yiddishkayt (, 2020)
    "We believe that yiddishkayt — the culture, language, art, and worldviews of Eastern European Jews, as they lived in Europe and in the places they settled — has a crucial role to play in our world today. Yiddish ...
  • Yiddishkayt (Yiddishkayt, 2017)
    Web Site that views Yiddishkayt as the culture--language, art, music, political view--of the Jews who lived in Eastern Europe and settled in various places around the world. It explores their work, contributions and ...
  • YIVO Institute for Jewish Research (2017)
    YIVO is dedicated to fostering knowledge of Jewish life and culture, focusing particularly on the story of Eastern European Jews.It holds the largest archive in North America of primary resources on the Holocaust. YIVO ...
  • YIVO Institute for Jewish Research (2013)
    Collection of free downloadable works of Yiddish theater, written between the years 1850-1950.Click on the link above to access the collection.
  • Marx, Groucho (1953)
    Episode from the popular 1950s television series, "You Bet Your Life," starring Groucho Marx. Click on the icon to watch the episode.
  • Goldenberg, Lauren (Jewish Currents, 2019-04-10)
    This is an interview with Nathan Englander, " the author of the story collections For the Relief of Unbearable Urges, winner of the PEN/Malamud Award, and What We Talk About When We Talk About Anne Frank, as well as the ...
  • Diamond, Neil; Streisand, Barbra (YouTube, 2014-05-01)
    A performance by Neil Diamond and Barbra Streisand of their hit song, "You Don't Bring Me Flowers." The song was written by Marilyn and Alan Bergman and Neil Diamond. Click on the link above to listen and see the YouTube ...
  • Cohen, Leonard (YouTube, 2016-09-16)
    The title song of the album "You Want It Darker", released just before Leonard Cohen died. Click on the link above to access the YouTube video recording.
  • Spektor, Regina (YouTube, 2013-07-09)
    The theme song for the series "Orange is the New Black." Click on the link above to access.
  • Bryn, Robert; Lenton, Rhona (The Conversation, 2019-03-19)
    The authors discuss the characteristics of the Jewish community in Canada. They note that a shit has been taking place in the way Canadian Jews identify with their Judaism. Canadian Jews, they argue, have been moving "from ...
  • Watt, W. C. (The National Academies Press (National Acedemy of Sciences), 2005)
    A biographical memoir about the prominent Jewish American linguist, Zellig Harris. His most well known student was a fellow named Noam Chomsky. Click on the icon below to access the memoir.
  • Mostel, Zero (YouTube, 2017-04-23)
    YouTube video of Zero Mostel performing the song "If I Were a Rich Man" from the Broadway musical, "Fiddler on the Roof." Click on the link above to watch the performance.
  • McFadden, Robert D. (New York Times, 1977-09-09)
    New York Times obituary of Zero Mostel. Click on the link above to access the obituary.
  • Singer, Isaac Bashevis; Singer, Isaac Bashevis (translator); Shub, Elizabeth (translator) (HarperTrophy, 1966)
    An award winning short story for children by the Nobel Prize winning author, translated from Yiddish into English and illustrated by Maurice Sendak. From this website, you can download the text in a number of different ...



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