Yiddish Teacher and Archivist Gella Schweid Fishman Has Died
The Forverts had to maintain a difficult balance when covering the Hindenburg disaster.
The book covers the poet’s Hebrew work and complex personality, but not his Yiddish poems which reveal a different side to his personality.
A portrait of the late editor-in-chief of the Yiddish Forward, Simon Weber, and the news writers during the summer of the Entebbe Operation.
Who knew Darth Vader had such an impressive grasp of the Yiddish language?
Celia Dropkin stunned the New York’s Yiddish literary world in the 1920’s.
Actress Pearl Shepard’s life took some unexpected turns.
The Jewish neighborhood in Warsaw was denigrated as poor and dangerous but newspapers of the period reveal a diverse, dynamic Jewish community.
Yes, really in Mongolia.
Ljova and the Kontraband performed a beautiful Yiddish song from western Ukraine in an NPR “Tiny Desk Concert.”