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The Midwestern Meshugas of Mickey Katz

Special | 42m 10s

Jonathan Z. S. Pollack, Honorary Fellow at the Mosse/Weinstein Center for Jewish Studies at UW-Madison, explores the popularity of Mickey Katz, a Jewish entertainer from Cleveland, Ohio, who parodied Yiddish songs in the mid-20th century.

Aired: 07/09/18

Rating: TV-G

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