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Actor Shane Baker on Translating ‘Waiting for Godot’ into Yiddish

Actor Shane Baker on Translating ‘Waiting for Godot’ into Yiddish
By September 18, 2014

“A yid lebt mit bitokhn (a Jew lives with hope). For me, Beckett is all about hope.” Read More

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Watch “Waiting for Godot” in Yiddish

Watch “Waiting for Godot” in Yiddish
By September 3, 2014

A.K.A. “Vartn af Godo” Read More

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“Schmutz” is Officially Kosher for Scrabble

“Schmutz” is Officially Kosher for Scrabble
By August 12, 2014

(With or without the ‘c’.) Read More

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Jews Love Jason Derulo’s “Talk Dirty to Me”

Jews Love Jason Derulo’s “Talk Dirty to Me”
By August 8, 2014

Israeli band Balkan Beat Box’s sexy horns hit the big-BIG time, and two Yiddishy/Klezmer covers. Read More

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Graphic Novelist Liana Finck on Yiddish Letters, Teen Angst, and Becoming a Book Person

Graphic Novelist Liana Finck on Yiddish Letters, Teen Angst, and Becoming a Book Person
By July 23, 2014

Q&A with the author of “A Bintel Brief: Love and Longing in Old New York” Read More

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Jason Bateman and Jon Stewart Talk Passover, Yiddish

Jason Bateman and Jon Stewart Talk Passover, Yiddish
By April 1, 2014

Pop quiz: define ‘chazerai’ Read More

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Yiddish Returns to UT Austin

Yiddish Returns to UT Austin
By March 21, 2014

Students will be able to fulfill foreign language requirements for most majors. Read More

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