Episode 0196: "Discovering and Translating Yiddish Writer Yenta Mash"


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In a collection of stories newly translated from the Yiddish by Ellen Cassedy, prize-winning author Yenta Mash traces an arc across continents, upheavals and regime changes, and the phases of a woman’s life from girlhood to old age. Cassedy speaks with us about Yenta Mash – a master chronicler of exile, Mash’s work brings much to the literature of immigration and resilience. Episode 0196 September 12, 2018 Yiddish Book Center Amherst, Massachusetts

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