aaron lansky http://wamc.org en Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Aaron Lansky http://wamc.org/post/alan-chartockin-conversation-aaron-lansky <p>Alan is joined by Aaron Lansky, president and founder of the Yiddish Book Center, which is based in Amherst, Massachusetts.&nbsp; While a graduate student of Yiddish literature in 1980, Lansky founded the Yiddish Book Center, a non-profit that works to rescue, translate and disseminate Yiddish books. A graduate of Hampshire College, Lansky received a MacArthur Award in 1989. He is the author of <em>Outwitting History</em> about the founding of the Yiddish Book Center.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 11 Oct 2012 17:17:15 +0000 Alan Chartock 49646 at http://wamc.org Alan Chartock...In Conversation with Aaron Lansky