Beginning Yiddish

Yiddish letters
Event Time
8:00 PM
Benny Ferdman

Room 311

AJU's Familian Campus

15600 Mulholland Drive
Los Angeles, 90077 

Event Details

This course emphasizes the joys to be found in day-to-day Yiddish conversation. We start with a user-friendly introduction to reading Yiddish, a skill needed to form the basis of further learning. Additionally, students will be introduced to Yiddish/Eastern European culture through poetry, visual art, songs, stories, folk traditions, and history, while building vocabulary, basic sentences and expressions.

Class begins at 8:15.

Instructor(s) :

Benny Ferdam

Benny Ferdman

Benny Ferdman is an artist and educator. His adventurous reclamation and reworking of Jewish iconography and Yiddish language has brought him residencies, commissions, and exhibitions. He is Artist-in-Residence at deToledo High School and Co-Founder of the arts organization Creative Ways.

Event Contact
Contact Name
Whizin Center for Continuing Education
Phone Number
(818) 440-1572
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