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Verter fun der Vokh – Distracted Driving

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יאָ, יאָ, מי‮ר האָבן אײַך געזען. איר האָט זיך געמאַכט נישט וויסנדיק, אָבער געווען קלאָר ווי דער טאָג אַז איר טעקסטלט בשעת איר פֿירט דעם אויטאָ, קוקט זיך נישט אום…

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Lecture on Yiddishland with Artist Yevgeniy Fiks

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Sunday April 16th – 2 to 3 PM Central LIVE VIA ZOOM (Previous email had the incorrect date of April 18th)   An exploration of Yiddishland as an imaginary space connected through…

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Israeli Klezmorim in Concert!

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Sunday, March 19, 11am-12:45pm PT. (calculate your local time HERE). Get your ticket now! KlezCalifornia presents two of the top bands playing klezmer in Israel: The Kalimutke Philharmonia and Di Gasn Trio. The former fuses…

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Knowledge Under Siege | Irena Sendler: In Hiding

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Anna Bikont, Sendlerowa. W ukryciu [Irena Sendler. In hiding] (Wołowiec: Czarne, 2017). A social worker, Irena Sendler (1910-2008) belongs to the pantheon of Poland’s national heroes as a woman who saved 2500…

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Pleytem tsuzamen

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Immerse yourself in the captivating power of music and join us for an unforgettable moment with the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene at the Museum of Jewish Heritage. Witness the awe-inspiring Yiddish theatrical concert pleytem…

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Verter fun der Vokh – Vegetarianism

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Vegetarians eat foods made of plants – beans, legumes, fruits and grains – but no animal flesh. Although it can involve more diet planning in order to ensure a sufficient…

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Verter fun der Vokh – Chocolate

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Is there anyone who doesn’t like chocolate? Whether you take a chocolate candy from an assortment, or break off a piece of chocolate bar; whether you drink up a glass…

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Yiddish Poetry of Struggle from Scottsboro to Palestine

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About the Event The long 1930s, Amelia M. Glaser proposes, gave rise to a genre of internationalist modernism in which tropes of national collective memory were rewritten as the shared experiences of…

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Steven Skybell on stage as Tevye in the National Yiddish Theatre Folksbiene production. Photo by Lev Radin.

Is Tevye returning to Europe? Yiddish ‘Fiddler on the Roof’ hopes to head to Germany

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The star of the Yiddish-language “Fiddler on the Roof” production thought it would be no more than a summer curiosity. But after a two-year hiatus induced by the coronavirus pandemic,…

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