International Yiddish Conference & Retreat

Prof. Yoshiji Hirose, Notre Dame Seishin University, Japan

Prof. Yoshiji 'Yoshi' Hirose

PROF. YOSHIJI “YOSHI” HIROSE is in the English Department at Notre
Dame Seishin University and received his doctorate from Kansai University
(Osaka, Japan). “Yoshii” has a diploma in Jewish Studies (Oxford Centre for
Hebrew and Jewish Studies, England), and an MA from the University of
Washington. His publications include: Shadows of Yiddish on Modern
American Jewish Writers, and The Symbolic Meaning of Yiddish.