A Yiddish Sex Talk with Reb Noyekh

Just in time for Valentine’s Day! Join Yiddishist Noah Barrera (Reb Noyekh) for an intimate evening exploring sex and romance in Yiddish literature and erotica. The Workmen’s Circle Headquarters, NYC Wednesday, February 13, 2019 6:30–8:30pm $10│free for members

The Workmen’s Circle Annual Yiddishe Khanike Party

Celebrate Klezmer and Yiddishe Khanike at our annual celebration. It’s an evening of food, festivities, and freyd. bring your family and friends and likht up the night with us! Tuesday, December 4, 2018 | 7:00–9:00PM The Workmen’s Circle Headquarters, NYC $25 | $15 for members and currently enrolled students

Yiddish Schmooze: Der Nister – A Yiddish Writer in Post-War USSR

Join us to discuss the life and works of major Soviet Yiddish writer Der Nister (The Hidden One), the pseudonym of Pinkhes Kahanovich, 1884-1950. Born in the Ukraine, his body of work includes extensive portrayals of Jewish life in the inter-war period. During WWII, he was a member of the Jewish Anti-Fascist Committee and published writings that READ MORE »

Yiddish Schmooze: Whitechapel Noise -Jewish Immigrant Life in Yiddish Song and Verse

Join historian, Yiddishist, and performer Vivi Lachs for an evening of rarely read historical satire from the Yiddish press. Featuring a variety of funny, edgy poems and songs which uncover the vital and angry debate in London’s East End shund and the Yiddish theater. Thursday, October 18, 2018 | 7:00–9:00PM The Workmen’s Circle Headquarters, NYC READ MORE »

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