“My task is not to debate whether I’m a Jew or not, but to figure out what kind of Jew I am. For me, finding a secular Jewish community with progressive politics fits my version of that identity.”
Advanced Level: Yiddish Literature Class
Advanced Level: Yiddish Literature (Wed nights): This course will cover some of Yiddish literature's best authors. We’ll read and discuss themes, characters and plots. English translations will be made available whenever possible to reduce excessive dictionary work. Discussions will be primarily in Yiddish with allowance for English when necessary. Fluency in reading required with an interest in developing greater speaking capacities. The curriculum will include grammar instruction in the context of the reading materials. Purchase of some books may be required. Instructor: Lillian Leavitt.
REGISTER HERE or you can register by sending a check, along with your class preference, to:
Boston Workmen's Circle
1762 Beacon St.
Brookline, MA 02445
Young adult/Low Income rates: Member $155 / Non-member $230
*No one will be turned away for lack of funds. Please contact Liz if you need financial assistance.