IF NOT NOW, WHEN? STUDY YIDDISH ONLINE!
CONNECT WITH THE REST OF THE WORLD
WITHOUT LEAVING YOUR HOME!
You can be in New York, California, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Germany, Hong Kong, Israel, Russia, Ukraine… or Zimbabwe.
Study Yiddish with the person who wrote the book on the subject!
ייִדיש אָנלײַן אָדער פּנים־אל־פּנים!י
Just wanted to let you know that I’ll be teaching 3 online Yiddish classes this fall for the Workmen’s Circle/Arbeter-Ring starting Sept. 22. I will also be teaching 3 in-person classes. Other great teachers are also teaching.TO REGISTER: https://circle.org/what-we-do/
Intermediate IIISundays 10:30 am – 12:00 pm: Sept. 22 Oct. 6, 27 Nov. 3, 10, 17, 24 Dec. 8, 15, 22
Course Goals: Continue intermediate level study of Yiddish reading, writing, speaking, and grammar.Course Tools: Literary text and songs, Yiddish: An Introduction to the Language, Literature & Culture, Vol. II by Sheva Zucker (starting with Unit 18B/19A), Motl Peyse dem Khazns by Sholem Aleichem (starting with Ch. 5).
Additional Info: This course is designed for those with approximately 3 years of Yiddish language study.
Intermediate Yiddish Literature NEW NEW NEW!
Wednesdays 1:00 – 2:30 pm: Oct. 2, 16, 23, 30 Nov. 6, 13, 20, 27 Dec. 4, 11
Course Goals: Students will read and discuss Yiddish literature appropriate to the intermediate level. Grammar will be taught as it emerges through the readings.
Course Tools: Selected readings from prose writers Sholem Aleichem, Tsvi Ayzenman, Moyshe Nadir, and Masha Rolnikayte; and poets Celia Dropkin, Itsik Manger, Reyzl Zhikhlinski, and others.
Additional Info: This course is designed for those with approximately 1.5 to 2.5 years of Yiddish language study. It will be taught entirely in Yiddish.
Advanced: Yiddish through Autobiography
Thursdays 1:00 – 2:30 pm: 1:00 – 2:30 pm: Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Nov. 7, 14, 21 Dec. 5, 12
Course Goals: Begin advanced level study of Yiddish language, focusing on reading, writing, speaking, and grammar.
Course Tools: Fascinating Yiddish autobiographies including those of Yoysef Buloff, Shmerke Kaczerginski, Malke Li, Gina Medem, Urke Nachalnik and Esther Rosenthal Shnayderman; Grammar: Yidish af Yidish by Dovid Goldberg
Additional Info: This course is designed for those with approximately 3 to 3.5 years of Yiddish language study.
SOME THINGS YOU MAY NOT KNOW ABOUT
WC ONLINE CLASSES
– They are interactive. You participate just as you would in an in-person class. The teachers correct your homework.
– If you miss a class you can view it online whenever you want so you never have to miss a class!
– You can go back and watch parts of classes to review.