David G. Roskies

David G. Roskies is the Saul and Evelyn Henkind Professor of Yiddish Literature at the Jewish Theological Seminary. He is also the editor-in-chief of The New Yiddish Library published by Yale University Press.

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Ruth R. Wisse

As a scholar and a literary and social critic, Ruth R. Wisse is a unique figure in American Jewish letters. She bridges the worlds of Yiddish and American culture, of literature and politics, and of Israel and the Lit. (Greek) "dispersion." The Jewish community, and its areas of residence, outside Erez Israel.diaspora.

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Jewish Women's Archive. "David G. Roskies." (Viewed on October 14, 2019) <https://qa.jwa.org/encyclopedia/author/roskies-david>.


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