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Phil Alexander is a British Academy postdoctoral fellow at the University of Edinburgh, where he researches historical Scottish-Jewish musical life. His book on Berlin klezmer will be out with OUP very early in 2021.
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The Enduring Relevance of Avrom Radutski’s Poetry

Phil Alexander finds contemporary echoes in the poetry of Avrom Radutski. At the beginning of 2020, recently embarked upon a British Academy fellowship exploring Scottish-Jewish musical encounters, I was looking forward to days spent leisurely mining the Garnethill Synagogue Archives, the National Library of Scotland, the British Library, and so many other physical treasure chests.  […]

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