Thu, Jul 18
04:00PM
Thu, Jul 18
04:00PM

yiddish civilization lecture series

Yiddish New York

Between the 1870s and the 1920s, perhaps a million and a half East European Jewish immigrants settled in New York City. This lecture will examine the mutual influence of New York on Yiddish and Yiddish on New York in the years around the turn of the twentieth century.

Delivered in Yiddish.


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yiddish civilization lecture series