Tag: yiddish

Poetry: History

A Yiddish-inflected expression of pride with rich wisdom and “humor to spare.”

Jennifer Anne Moses on Jewish Storytelling

“As children, all four of us attended a private day school modeled on the English public school, where we wore uniforms, danced around the Maypole, recited the Lord’s Prayer, and belted out the greatest hits of the Anglo-Saxon playbook…”