You are here

Share Share Share Share Share Share Share

Yiddish Folk

Meet “Bulletproof Stockings” and “Yiddish Princess”

Today we feature female American Jewish musicians who aren’t softly crooning classic Hebrew folk songs, traditional prayers, or even hava nagila. They are not belting out Broadway tunes or love songs à la Barbra Streisand or Bette Midler. These women are rocking out to their own beat.

How to cite this page

Jewish Women's Archive. "Yiddish Folk." (Viewed on July 29, 2014) <http://jwa.org/blog/yiddish-folk>.

Donate

Help us elevate the voices of Jewish women.

donate now

Sign Up for JWA eNews

 

Poll

Which topics pique your interest on the JWA blog?

Twitter

7 hr
DID YOU GUYS SEE THE AFTER THE FINAL ROSE LAST NIGHT?!?!? #TheBachelorette http://t.co/uQK9wrZnmN
10 hr
Register now for JWA's Bay Area Workshop for Jewish Educators: http://t.co/zaAW6dxw4X #jwaWorkshop #jewished #bayarea http://t.co/Z0MZeei4v3
11 hr
Today in 1997, Deborah Kaufman's documentary film, "Blacks and Jews," aired on PBS. http://t.co/hyvPJu2rMX