The renowned expert on Yiddish literature stops by to talk everything Tevye, Fiddler, Sholem Aleichem, and more.
A simple protagonist and a very, very complicated people.
Yiddish literature’s best-known character.
Yiddish literature’s most famous character.
Fifty years on, no work by or about Jews has won American hearts so thoroughly. So what’s my problem?
The most polished writing andsharpest analysis in the Jewish world.