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October 14, 1991 | CHARLES WALLACE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
At a recent concert in this industrial city in the Soviet Far East, the audience clapped and stomped their feet as a portly American danced on stage and sang a rendition of the soul music hit "I Feel Good" in Yiddish. Holding a "Festival of Jewish Culture" just 40 miles from the Chinese frontier may at first seem unusual, but not to the leadership of Birobidzhan, the capital of the Soviet Union's remote Jewish Autonomous Region.
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October 14, 1991 | CHARLES WALLACE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
At a recent concert in this industrial city in the Soviet Far East, the audience clapped and stomped their feet as a portly American danced on stage and sang a rendition of the soul music hit "I Feel Good" in Yiddish. Holding a "Festival of Jewish Culture" just 40 miles from the Chinese frontier may at first seem unusual, but not to the leadership of Birobidzhan, the capital of the Soviet Union's remote Jewish Autonomous Region.
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