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      TALK | The New Yiddish Textbook, with Asya Vaisman Schulman in Amherst

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      July 9, 2020

      Thursday  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

      1021 West Street
      Amherst, Massachusetts 01002

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      TALK | The New Yiddish Textbook, with Asya Vaisman Schulman

      Its been a rizike arbet--a Herculean task--to create a definitive new textbook from scratch. Asya Vaisman Schulman, director of the Yiddish Book Centers Yiddish Language Institute and editor of In eynem: A New Yiddish Textbook, assembled a talented team of fellows, editors, designers, illustrators, and academic advisors, and after many years of dauntless effort the book will be ready for the fall 2020 academic year. In a lively presentation, Asya will share whats inside this new textbook--from its contemporary design, full-color art and illustrations, and recurring characters that reflect the diversity of Yiddish speakers today, to its communicative approach. _____________________________________________________________ Click here to purchase tickets to individual events. _____________________________________________________________ This event is part of Yidstock 2020: The Festival of New Yiddish Music. YIDSTOCK 2020 is sponsored by WAMC Northeast Public Radio, KlezKanada, Ashkenaz, and Tablet Magazine. PLEASE NOTE: Lineup is subject to change. All ticket sales are final. We cannot accommodate refunds or exchanges.

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