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The art of feeling Sholem Aleichem’s unforgettable legacy

“The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem: The Remarkable Life and Afterlife of the Man Who Created Tevye” (Schocken Books, $28.95)

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/books/article/the_art_of_feeling_sholem_aleichems_unforgettable_legacy

Never underestimate the enormous emotional power of a piercing narrative voice, one that can decimate and exhilarate the reader, often simultaneously. Listen to the eloquence of Israeli author David Grossman recounting his early experiences reading Sholem Aleichem, one of the founding giants of modern Yiddish literature:

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