The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
ProfessoeYechiel Szeintuch teaches in the Department of Yiddish Language and Literature, Institute for Jewish Studies, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. His main fields of research are Yiddish literature in Poland in the twentieth century, the cultural history of the Jews during the Holocaust; the bilingual (Yiddish and Hebrew) work of Yechiel Fajner (Katzetnik) and Mordechai Strigler; East European Yiddish humor; and the Jewish underworld as reflected in Yiddish and Hebrew literature.
Essays in Partial Answers
The Myth of the Salamander in the Works of Ka-Tzetnik
Volume 3, Number 1, January 2005