MVP book Oedipus in Brooklyn and Other Stories garners excellent reviews
December 2, 2016
Mandel Vilar Press book Oedipus in Brooklyn and Other Stories, by Blume Lempel, tr. Ellen Cassedy and Yeremiyahu Ahron Taub, was recently reviewed by Amos Lassen, a frequent reviewer of Judaica and a Top 40 reviewer for Amazon.
This collection of stories in Yiddish has been translated into English for the first time.
"What is truly unique here is that her characters are well aware of what happened to the Jews of Europe and she has them engage in conversations. We are constantly aware of the power of memory, longing, and loss."