Jessica Kirzane


Jessica Kirzane is an assistant instructional professor of Yiddish at the University of Chicago and the Editor-in-Chief of In geveb: A Journal of Yiddish Studies. Her translations have previously appeared in Queen Mob’s Tea House, Your Impossible Voice, Jewish Currents, Pakn Treger, Columbia Journal, Another Chicago Magazine, In geveb, and elsewhere. She is the translator of Diary of a Lonely Girl, or the Battle against Free Love by Miriam Karpilove (Syracuse University Press, 2020).