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Sunday, June 26 • 9:30am - 10:40am
The Jewish Language Debates: Which Languages 'Should' Jews Speak?

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A discussion of Jewish languages can engender a spirited exchange, evoking strong opinions and emotions. This presentation will ask participants to discuss their languages of choice or necessity. Then we'll take a stroll through the history of Jewish language development that will include source material. Then we'll look toward the future of Jewish languages. What language would you like to learn?

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Karen Bergen

Karen Bergen loves to share the music and dance of Ashkenazi culture with children, teen and adults. She served as song-leader for various religious schools for 20 years. She leads Yiddish/klezmer dance; and she serves as a presenter for the "Tam: Tastes of Yiddish Culture for Kids... Read More →

Sunday June 26, 2016 9:30am - 10:40am PDT
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