Correspondence templates taught Jews both literacy and how to be modern. A new anthology shows their entertainment value.
I was reminded of the Polish critic and Shakespeare scholar at the New Yiddish Rep’s production of Beckett’s masterpiece
In an excerpt from Nextbook Press’s new biography, the founder of the ‘Jewish Daily Forward’ makes his way to New York
Jeremy Dauber’s biography of the genius behind Tevye traces his life and legacy from shtetl child to international superstar
A new show at the Jewish Museum in New York follows contrasting exhibits in Liverpool and Paris
J.R.R. Tolkien’s foremost and only Yiddish-language translator is part of a new wave of nonscholar enthusiasts
An excerpt from the original Tablet Kindle Single ‘The Swag Man,’ by the Man Booker Prize-winner, available from Amazon.com today
Once a utopian getaway for children of socialists and left-wing organizers, the camp remains an essential haven for ‘weird Jews’