Fanya Brantsovsky talks about the Vilnius Yiddish Institute, which just ended its 17th summer session, and a bit about herself.
Joel Wollman, a collector of antiques, was interviewed about rare photographs which were recently published in the July 2017 issue of the Yiddish Moment Magazine. See http://momentmagazine.org for info.
Maykhl (tasty dish) Ripinyik: Judy Altmann from Stamford, CT, originally from Jasina, Czechoslovakia (pre-WWII), continues our mini series on a mysterious Yiddish word. She recalls a baked dish named "Ripinyik", a Yiddish word that seems to be only known to former inhabitants of the shtetl Jasina (as it was known in pre-WWII Czechoslovakia): listen to the recipe: if you have heard of this dish by another name, or you've heard of this dish by this name, please contact the Yiddish Voice and let us know: firstname.lastname@example.org More info on this "maykhl" will be given in a later broadcast.