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Yiddish 102: A Beginning Language Class
When: Tuesday evenings, beginning January 14, 2020, 7:00pm to 8:30pm
UPDATE: CLASSES NOW STARTING JANUARY 21.
Where: Congregation Brith Shalom, 4610 Bellaire Blvd
Cost: $150 for 15 classes. The required textbook, purchased separately, costs approximately $30.

CBS and Yiddish bay Nakht present a continuation of our successful beginning Yiddish class. New students who are able to read and write with the Yiddish alef-beys are invited. (Email yiddish.meetup@gmail.com to verify your knowledge level.)

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR CLASSES.
CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE THE REQUIRED TEXTBOOK.

The Yiddish 102 class will be taught remotely by Noah "Noyekh" Barrera.  
Noah Barrera is a Yiddish educator, translator, and writer. He is currently the executive director of the League for Yiddish in New York. Noah has also been the Yiddish Coordinator at the Workmen's Circle and has taught in the YIVO-Bard Summer Program. His writings have appeared in the Yiddish Forverts and Afn Shvel. His academic translation of Abraham Rechtman’s memoir, Yidishe etnografye un folklor, which describes in detail Sh. Ansky’s Jewish Ethnographic Expedition, is soon to be published by Indiana University Press. He is currently writing his first Yiddish novella, Der nekhtiker tegnik (The Grave Whisperer), which is running as a serial in the Forverts

Students will meet at Congregation Brith Shalom, and Noah Barrera will teach via high quality Internet audiovisual connection. Michael Moore of Yiddish bay Nakht will be the local classroom facilitator and tutor.

For more information, call (832) 429-8805, or email yiddish.meetup@gmail.com.


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