Rokhl’s Golden City: Get out while you still can. Hit the Yiddish hills, escape into ’80s TV (when Russians were Russians and women wrestled), or just flee to Canada.
Rokhl’s Golden City: What decomposing unearthed silent-film stock has to say to Yiddishists
Rokhl’s Golden City: Bringing Yiddish children to life, while 1970s New York drops dead
Tablet’s new kinda-sorta-weekly column brings you diaspora culture with a Yiddish twist
Historian Lisa Leff tracks the perplexing journey of a 20th century collector, scholar, survivor, and thief
More of the Jewish tradition is vanishing in present conditions of security and prosperity than ever vanished in past conditions of oppression and poverty
‘The Vilna Vegetarian Cookbook’ offers insight into the city’s prewar culinary scene—and pioneering restaurateur Fania Lewando
‘Letters to Afar’ is the latest of an emergent and haunting new form, Jewish material-memory film