Linda (Leye) Lipsky

Linda (Leye) Lipsky has a B.A. and M.A. from McGill University in Montreal and a Ph.D. from the University of Montreal. She has taught English and American literature at Concordia University, Montreal and at St. Augustine’s College in Raleigh, North Carolina. She now teaches at York University, Toronto. She has an abiding interest in Yiddish Modernism.

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Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman

Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman was born in Vienna on August 7, 1920 and settled in the Bronx, N.Y. A Yiddish poet, songwriter, educator, writer of children’s literature, graphic artist, folklorist, song stylist, Yiddish territorialist and community activist, Schaechter-Gottesman was inducted in to the Museum of the City of New York’s “City Lore Hall of Fame” in 1999, an award that honors “grass roots contributions to New York’s cultural life.”

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