What does it mean to be Jewish? How do Jews interact with their non-Jewish neighbors? How do Jews balance the demands of traditional Judaism while living in the modern world? Such questions and others were constantly explored on Yiddish stages.
The World of Sara Levy
Yiddish Theatre in Buenos Aires Between the Two World Wars
“More Argentine than Martín Fierro”: Jevel Katz’s Debut in Buenos Aires, 1930
Henry James: The Yiddish Stage in The American Scene
Why Does Muni Weisenfreund Play “Shund”?
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