Founding fathers -or- Limited edition art
to Help a space for Yiddish culture bloom again! !זאָל לעבן ציקאָ
by Rosza Daniel Lang/Levitsky
A pair of founding fathers! One volume each from the collected works of two of the “clasikers”, Y. L. Perets and Sholem-Aleykhem. Or instead, a limited-edition artwork to be announced!
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A pair of stickers with CYCO emblems, designed specially for this campaign! Pick two: - 3" circular CYCO monogram: black on holo - 3" circular CYCO monogram: maroon on white - 4x1.5" diecut CYCO Bikher - Farlag [Books - Publishing] emblem: plum on white - 3x5" CYCO calling card: green on lavender
A pair of Yiddish futurist stickers, designed specially for this campaign! Pick two: - 3" circular pomegranate/alef Jewish antifascist emblem: red & black - 3x9" Tsukunft / The Future bumper sticker: black on hot pink - 3x6" Levyosn Veln Mir Esn [We will feast on Leviathan]: black on multicolored scales
One CYCO-emblem sticker and one Yiddish futurist sticker! Pick one from each set: - 3" circular CYCO monogram: black on holo /or/ maroon on white - 4x1.5" diecut CYCO Bikher - Farlag [Books - Publishing] emblem: plum on white - 3x5" CYCO calling card: green on lavender - 3" circular pomegranate/alef Jewish antifascist emblem: red & black - 3x9" Tsukunft / The Future bumper sticker: black on hot pink - 3x6" Levyosn Veln Mir Esn [We will feast on Leviathan]: black on multicolored scales
All seven stickers designed specially for this campaign! - 3" circular CYCO monogram (x2: maroon on white & black on holo) - 4x1.5" diecut "CYCO Bikher - Farlag" [Books - Publishing] tag (plum) - 3x5" CYCO calling card (green on lavender) - 3x9" Tsukunft / The Future (black on hot pink) - 3" circular pomegranate-alef (red & black) - 3x6" Levyosn Veln Mir Esn [We will feast on Leviathan] (black on multicolored scales)
Sing out! With a songbook of twenty-nine songs by beloved poet Avrom Reyzen/Abraham Reisen (many with music by Mikhl Gelbart), printed in 1947 as a gift for his friends to celebrate his 70th birthday. Or instead choose a complete set of all the bookmark designs made for this campaign.
A print of Molly Crabapple's drawing of a bookshelf at CYCO (featuring a bust of Y. L. Perets surrounded by Yiddish books), created for her New York Review of Books article about this fundraising effort.
A brand-new hardcover copy of "Lider" (Poems), by Esther Shumiatsher-Hirshbeyn / Esther Shumiatcher-Hirschbein, published in Los Angeles in 1956. Her final collection, its poems attest to "the profound impact her marriage, sexuality, and subsequent widowhood had on her creative life." [Faith Jones]
A brand-new paperbound copy of CYCO's two-volume collection of classic 20th-century Yiddish theater, published in 1977. Eight complete plays by acclaimed writers who shaped modern Yiddish literature, including An-ski, Leyvik, Gordin, Hirshbeyn, Perets, and Sholem-Aleykhem.
A book by one of the great modern Yiddish poets, in a beautiful hardbound edition! Choose from Yankev Glatshteyn/Jacob Glatstein, Reyzl Zhikhlinski/Rajzel Żychlińsky (both in CYCO editions), or Avrom Sutskever/Abraham Sutzkever. Or instead, a signed copy of Jeremiah Moss' Vanishing New York (only five copies available).
"Avram Sutzkever and His Angel" - a limited edition signed and numbered giclée print by award-winning artist & visual journalist Molly Crabapple. Only ten available! Or instead, choose a two-volume set of modern classics, in a CYCO edition! Choose either a collection of eight classics of the 20th-century Yiddish theater or the collected poems of acclaimed modernist Mani Leyb/Mani Leib.
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by Rosza Daniel Lang/Levitsky
- $63,209 raised
- 680 contributors
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