“The Echo of a Distant World Calling”: On a New Collection of Fradl Shtok’s Stories

JULY 22, 2022 THE YIDDISH SHORT-STORY WRITER and poet Fradl Shtok was long known for all the wrong reasons. She was falsely credited with writing the first sonnets in Yiddish; she slapped an editor across the face for not liking her work enough, or so the rumor went; and her lone book in English, the … Read more