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 March:
- Saturday March 12 at 3:00pm, with Natalia Krynicka, in Yiddish
- Tuesday March 29 at 3:00pm,
with Sharon Bar-Kochva, in French

Lectures in March:

Saturday March 5 at 3:00pm
Simon Neuberg
Ancient Yiddish literature.
In French.

Saturday March 5 at 5:00pm
Magda Ruta
Yiddish publications after World War II: the case of Yidish-bukh in Warsaw.
In Yiddish. Organized in partnership with the Polish Institute in Paris.
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Until March 31, 2011  
Paris Yiddish Centre - Medem Library
29, rue du Château d'Eau
75010 Paris


Free admission. 
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday from 2:00 to 5:00 pm
The exhibition catalog is available at the Paris Yiddish Centre.