Tal Hever-Chybowski

(c) Chane Dischereit-Freundlich

is Director of the Maison de la Culture Yiddish – Bibliothèque Medem in Paris, where he teaches Yiddish literature. He is the founder and main organizer of “Yiddish in Berlin: Summer University for Yiddish Language and Literature” at the Institute for Eastern European Studies of the Free University of Berlin and editor of Mikan Ve’eylakh: Journal of Diasporic Hebrew (Berlin and Paris). In 2021, he staged the Yiddish play Jacob Jacobson at the Théâtre de l’Opprimé in Paris. He writes in Hebrew, Yiddish, English, German, and French and translates into Hebrew and Yiddish. He is currently pursuing a PhD in history at the Georg-August University in Göttingen.