From 1986 to 1989 I researched a doctorate in the Yiddish department at Oxford under the supervision of Professor Dovid Katz. My thesis was “The thematics of Jewish mysticism in modern Yiddish drama”. One day I’ll finish it. In the mean time, here are some things I’ve published in that area.
Yiddish Theatre Colin Chambers (ed.): THE CONTINUUM COMPANION TO 20TH CENTURY THEATRE. Continuum, London/New York, 2002.
Critical Approaches to Modern Yiddish Drama Dov-Ber Kerler (ed.): HISTORY OF YIDDISH STUDIES. Harwood, Reading 1991
Anski Glenda Abramson (ed.): THE BLACKWELL COMPANION TO JEWISH CULTURE. Blackwell, Oxford, 1989
Yiddish Theater Glenda Abramson (ed.): THE BLACKWELL COMPANION TO JEWISH CULTURE. Blackwell, Oxford, 1989
Is there a Mystical Dialect in Modern Yiddish Drama? Dovid Katz (ed.): DIALECTS OF THE YIDDISH LANGUAGE, Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1988