On Tablet Today
Jewish speech and clandestine literature
Marissa Brostoff examines the results of the Survey of American Jewish Language and Identity and discovers what the use of Yiddish can tell about a person. Joshua Cohen explores the difference between official and underground Soviet literature via a new anthology. And stay tuned to The Scroll for more throughout the day.
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