Tagged: Yardenne Greenspan

The Mem­o­ry Monster by Yishai Sarid

The Mem­o­ry Monster by Yishai Sarid

Translated by Yardenne Greenspan Written as a report to the chairman of Yad Vashem, Israel’s memorial to the victims of the Holocaust, our unnamed narrator recounts his own undoing. Hired as a promising young...

The First Mrs. Rothschild by Sara Aha­roni

The First Mrs. Rothschild by Sara Aha­roni

Translator: Yardenne Greenspan It is the turn of the eighteenth century in Frankfurt, Germany, and young Gutle and Meir Amschel Rothschild struggle to establish themselves in the cramped and restricted Judengasse. But when Meir’s talents...

Petty Business by Yirmi Pinkus

Petty Business by Yirmi Pinkus

Translators: Evan Fallenberg, Yardenne Greenspan As they do every year, Yosef Zinman, a well-to-do Tel Aviv grocer, and his beloved wife Zippi plan a vacation during the holiday of Sukkot to Seefeld in the...