A Bintl Brief, the "Dear Abby" Column for Yiddish Immigrants

Event Type: Adults
Date: 5/26/2020
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 2:00 PM
 [Online] Yiddish scholar Khane-Faygl Turtletaub explains how an iconic advice column in the popular Yiddish newspaper The Forward was a valued resource for Jewish immigrants establishing a new identity in America. Part of the Coming to America programming series.

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The Yiddish Book Center’s “Coming to America” Reading Groups for Public Libraries is made possible by a gift from Sharon Karmazin.

   Vernon Area Public Library
Location: ONLINE
Presenter: Khane-Faygl Turtletaub