Mosaic and Ruth R. Wisse invite you to a special holiday dramatization of the classic Yiddish story.
Kadya Molodowsky’s “humor, irony, and deeply rooted sense of Jewishness.”
Hath not a Jew seykhl?
A versatile fellow, this Cossack, identified simultaneously with Israel’s prime minister and his bitterest opponents! Who is he and who robbed him?
A brief history of an indifferent word.
And most of them reveal a hidden admiration for the person who’s had the wit and the grit to get away with it.
Alter Leyb Robinson and his friend, Shabbos.
One word got turned upside down and downside up again.