Judezmo in “Languages in Jewish Communities, Past and Present”

The interaction in medieval Iberia of Jews, Christians, and, from 711, Muslims, led to the rise of Jewish varieties of medieval Ibero-Romance. Since the largest group of Sephardim, or medieval Iberian Jews, was concentrated...

Perets Markish: Making the Bolshevik Revolution a Jewish One Through Yiddish

And all of a sudden, Markish interrupted in his bass voice that in moments ofpassion became a heroic tenor: “We shall host a literary event that will makethe whole of Warsaw tremble. On a...