YIDM 2041 Yiddish Short Stories and Poetry

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as YIDM 5.
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3 Hours; 3 Credits

Introduction to East European Jewish culture through Yiddish short stories and poetry. Selected works by a variety of authors, including Shalom Aleichem, Isaac Leib Peretz, Shalom Asch, Isaac Bashevis Singer, Itzik Manger, Kadya Molodowsky, Esther Kreitman, and Miriam Ulinower, among others.

Prerequisite: Yiddish 1004 [4] or the equivalent.


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