An impressively wide-ranging survey of current work in Yiddish studies, Choosing Yiddish is at once a sgule-a remedy-for Yiddishist fears about the future of the discipline and an inducement to non-Yiddishists to become part of that future, if only to hang out with the smart kids. --Michael Wex
"Choosing Yiddish" showcases a new generation of top-flight Yiddish scholars. It ranges widely, pulsates with new and exciting research, and demonstrates that Yiddish studies has become a vibrant and creative discipline. --Jonathan D. Sarna, Joseph H. & Belle R. Braun Professor of American Jewish History, Brandeis University
Highlights an international generation of scholars currently revitalizing the field of Yiddish studies.