400 years of Yiddish books
through the collections of the Medem Library
Exhibition and conferences
A panorama of Yiddish books from the Middle Ages to our times through 11 panels on the themes of: old Yiddish literature, the classics, the Golden Age, literature of the Holocaust, the contemporary period, magazines and periodicals, political works, children’s literature, practical books, translations, publishing houses.
Exhibition of old books and curiosities.
Guided tours in February:
- Thursday February 3 at 7:30pm with Gilles Rozier, in French
- Tuesday February 8 at 3:00pm with Natalia Krynicka, in Yiddish
Lectures in February:
Saturday February 5 at 3:00pm
Sharon Bar-Kochva and Annick Prime-Margules
Yiddish books for children
Saturday February 5 at 5:00pm
Avant-garde books (1917 - 1924) - The encounter of literature and fine arts
Download the program
Until March 31, 2011
Paris Yiddish Centre - Medem Library
29, rue du Château d'Eau
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday from 2:00 to 5:00 pm
The exhibition catalog is available at the Päris Yiddish Centre.