Today, every social movement has people advocating for them; who will advocate for Yiddish now that Gella is gone?
During the nineteenth century, romance and spiritual quests convinced a surprising number of Russian Jews to embrace Christianity.
This year the theme of the annual festival, Yiddish Summer Weimar, will be “The Other Israel: Seeing Unseen Diasporas.” Besides its usual programming the five-week celebration of Ashkenazi culture will also include a series of concerts and workshops dedicated to the various cultures of Israel and the interplay among them.
The first chapter in a new serialized novel about a Yiddish-speaking yeshiva student and his girlfriend in Brooklyn in the 1980s
Renowned for his encyclopedic knowledge of old songs, the singer was a constant presence at klezmer music festivals around the world.
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