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Sunday, August 19 • 9:00am - 10:00am
A Taste of Yiddish

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Location: R4

An entertaining and educational "sortie" into some Yiddish language through song and discussion. If your Yiddish is rusty expect it to feel a little less so after our session. If you only know a few expletives in Yiddish come out of our session with a sense of its beauty. If you are merely curious come in - you never know you might find some "farginegan " (pleasure) at our session.

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Sara Nevezie

Sara was born in Hastings to parents who suffered in the Holocaust, and through complex means arrived in NZ to a small "shtetl" like community of Yiddish speaking immigrants. A relative in Paris regularly sent vinyl recordings of Yiddish music. “As a family we sang and danced to... Read More →


Sunday August 19, 2012 9:00am - 10:00am NZST
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