Text and the City: Street Hebrew Walk Through Tel Aviv
Wednesday at 12:00pm PDT
Join Streetwise Hebrew founder, Guy Sharett, on a virtual walk-through Tel Aviv, where we’ will decipher modern Hebrew texts in their urban habitat. From textual graffiti and lost pet ads to shop signs and stickers on streetlights, we'll celebrate this terrific blend of language and culture.
Guy Sharett teaches Hebrew in INALCO University (The National Institute for Oriental Languages and Civilizations) in Paris, France. He has a B.A in Linguistics of Hebrew Language from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and an M.A from the University of London. Guy, who was born in Ashdod, Israel, speaks seven languages and is the presenter of the Streetwise Hebrew podcast, a bite-size podcast highlighting modern Hebrew and its slang. Listen to his Podcast Here: https://tlv1.fm/podcasts/streetwise-hebrew-show/