Like man and ape are both descended from a common ancestor, Yiddish and modern German co-evolved from an older version of German.
Join Rukhl Schaechter, editor of the Yiddish Forward, for two events in Boulder, Colorado.
The founder of modern psychoanalysis studied Jewish humor and collected hundreds of jokes.
Instructors Dr. Khane-Faygl Turtletaub and Shifra Whiteman will teach the language to beginners, intermediate and advanced students.
Chaim Shlomo Mayesz performs a Hasidic take on Simon and Garfunkel’s hit
Max Bendich, 103, sings an unknown Yiddish song about the goldfish swallowing craze of the 1930s.
Want to tour Poseidon’s Temple in Yiddish? Here’s your chance!
The first in a series of short videos of jokes told in Yiddish with English subtitles.
In order to develop a modern pedagogical system for Jewish education, it was important to answer a number of difficult questions.
Whether discussing immigration issues or the World Cup, the League for Yiddish’s lists will come in handy.