The cadences of the Talmud left their mark on Yiddish, and Israeli, speech patterns.
Jacob Dinezon’s The Dark Young Man.
Once a bustling, but unliterary, Jewish community.
Mendele Mokher Seforim’s The Mare.
Trapped in a cycle of naïveté and doom.
What else should it be?
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