Yuri Vedenyapin

Yuri
Vedenyapin

Yiddish Language and Culture Instructor, Yiddish Book Center

Center Associate
Expertise
Yiddish literature, culture, and dialectology;
Polish Jewry;
Jewish-Christian relations;
late twentieth-century Russian intellectual history;
anthropology of religion;
travel literature.
Current Project
Jewish-Christian Relations in Eastern Europe and throughout the Yiddish-Speaking World
Foreign Language

Education

M.Phil.
, Yiddish Studies
, Columbia University
Selected Publications

"‘Doctors Prescribe Laughter’: The Yiddish Stand-Up Comedy of Shimen Dzigan," Harvard Judaica Collection Student Research Papers, no. 9 (2008).

Telephone
917 843 6210
Email