Sala-Manca: Mediating the Poetics of Translation

Publication Date: January 2006

Publisher: Association for Jewish Studies; Association for Jewish Studies

Author(s): Jeffrey Shandler; Jeffrey Shandler

Research Area: Culture and religion

Keywords: Artistic Expression; Media; Hebrew; Yiddish

Type: Report


The author describes the work of media artists known as Sala-Manca. As the author explains, Sala-Manca subverts established conventions and boundaries, including the boundaries between speech and writing, old and new, Yiddish and Hebrew, and live performance and digital.