Yiddish

Writing in Tongues: Translating Yiddish in the Twentieth Century  

Posted by free4magazines at June 27, 2015
Writing in Tongues: Translating Yiddish in the Twentieth Century

Writing in Tongues: Translating Yiddish in the Twentieth Century
Language: English | AZW3 / EPUB / MOBI | ISBN-10: 0295992964 | 2013 | 160 pages | 1 MB / 1 MB / 1 MB

Writing in Tongues examines the complexities of translating Yiddish literature at a time when the Yiddish language is in decline. After the Holocaust, Soviet repression, and American assimilation, the survival of traditional Yiddish literature depends on translation, yet a few Yiddish classics have been translated repeatedly while many others have been ignored. Anita Norich traces historical and aesthetic shifts through versions of these canonical texts, and she argues that these works and their translations form an enlightening conversation about Jewish history and identity.

Neil G. Jacobs, "Yiddish: A Linguistic Introduction"  

Posted by TimMa at Feb. 10, 2014
Neil G. Jacobs, "Yiddish: A Linguistic Introduction"

Neil G. Jacobs, "Yiddish: A Linguistic Introduction"
Publisher: CUP | 2009 | ISBN: 0521105781 | English/Yiddish | PDF | 345 pages | 14.9 Mb

Yiddish, the language of Ashkenazic Jewry, arose some 900-1200 years ago as a result of contact with indigenous varieties of medieval German. Over the next few centuries, it grew to cover the second-largest language area in Europe, with Yiddish-speaking colonies being created in North and South America, Palestine/Israel, Australia and South Africa. It is estimated that just before the Nazi genocide in World War II, there were between 11 and 13 million Yiddish speakers worldwide. …

Modern English-Yiddish / Yiddish-English Dictionary  

Posted by TimMa at May 10, 2011
Modern English-Yiddish / Yiddish-English Dictionary

Modern English-Yiddish / Yiddish-English Dictionary
Publisher: Schocken | 1987 | ISBN-10: 0805205756 | ISBN-13: 978 0805205756 | English/Yiddish | PDF | 851 pages | 98.85 Mb

Comprehensive and reliable , The Modern English-Yiddish/Yiddish-English Dictionary is the standard reference guide to contemporary Yiddish , an essential volume for the beginner and the expert alike.

Basic Yiddish: A Grammar and Workbook (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Nov. 30, 2016
Basic Yiddish: A Grammar and Workbook (Repost)

Rebecca Margolis, "Basic Yiddish: A Grammar and Workbook"
English | ISBN: 0415555213, 0415555221 | 2011 | 176 pages | PDF | 0.6 MB

Colloquial Yiddish (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by roxul at Aug. 14, 2016
Colloquial Yiddish (Repost)

Lily Kahn, "Colloquial Yiddish"
English | ISBN: 0415580226, 113896042X | 2011 | 320 pages | PDF | 9 MB

The New Yiddish Kitchen (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tukotikko at July 13, 2016
The New Yiddish Kitchen (Repost)

The New Yiddish Kitchen By Jennifer Robins
2016 | 256 Pages | ISBN: 1624142303 | EPUB | 92 MB

The New Yiddish Kitchen (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bookwyrm at June 28, 2016
The New Yiddish Kitchen (Repost)

The New Yiddish Kitchen By Jennifer Robins
2016 | 256 Pages | ISBN: 1624142303 | EPUB | 92 MB

The New Yiddish Kitchen (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by enmoys at May 27, 2016
The New Yiddish Kitchen (Repost)

The New Yiddish Kitchen By Jennifer Robins
2016 | 256 Pages | ISBN: 1624142303 | EPUB | 92 MB

From the Bowery to Broadway: New York's Yiddish Theater  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by enmoys at May 15, 2016
From the Bowery to Broadway: New York's Yiddish Theater

From the Bowery to Broadway: New York's Yiddish Theater By Edna Nahshon
2016 | 304 Pages | ISBN: 0231176708 | EPUB | 111 MB

Yiddish Wisdom: Humor and Heart from the Old Country  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at April 17, 2016
Yiddish Wisdom: Humor and Heart from the Old Country

Yiddish Wisdom: Humor and Heart from the Old Country by Chronicle Books
2013 | ISBN: 1452115737 | English | 96 pages | EPUB | 3 MB