Yiddish on the Continent

L’Institut d’Etudes du Judaïsme, a major European Centre for Jewish Studies, is happy to inform you that a Covid version of the intensive programme in Yiddish language and literature will be held from April 11th to April 16th, 2021.

The programme is designed to:
- introduce students to the Yiddish language, literature and culture
- enrich existant knowledge.

The programme offers students intensive language courses catering to elementary, intermediate and advanced levels. Language classes are predominantly conducted in Yiddish. The morning classes are complemented with a broad range of language enrichment activities including :
- Concerts in Yiddish song with Karsten Troyke (12/04), Shura Lipovsky (14/04) and Lorin Sklamberg (15/4)
- Conversation workshop 
- Lectures on specialized subjects

Our professors are from Belgium, France and Great Britain :
- Helen BEER - University College, London - University of London (Levels 2 and 3).
- Tal HEVER-CHYBOWSKI – The Paris Yiddish Centre - Paris (Levels 1 and 4).
- Sonia DRATWA-PINKUSOWITZ - Institut d’Etudes du Judaïsme – ULB – Brussels (Levels 3 and 4).
- Annick PRIME-MARGULES - The Paris Yiddis Centre - Paris (Levels 1 and 2)

Registration fees :
- Full program: 180€ (150€ for students).
- Language lessons in the morning (9:30 am - 1:00 pm Belgian time): 100€ (80€ for students).
- Workshop (4 sessions): 40 €
- Evening lectures (4 sessions): 40 €
- Concerts (3 sessions) : 30€

- Welcoming address on Sunday 11th : 10€

Only applications with full payment will ensure participation in the programme.
Applications must be received no later than April 7th, 2021 and sent to the following e-mail address : iej@ulb.ac.be

With the support of Mr Back and the Fondation du Judaïsme de Belgique.

Payments should be made to the following bank account :
Bank ING : 310-1518513-64
Code IBAN : BE29 3101 5185 1364

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Please include a brief description of your previous exposure to Yiddish on a separate page.

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Conditions of use of your personal data: By registering, you accept that the Institute of Jewish Studies retains and uses your personal data collected in this form in order to improve our exchanges. In this case, you authorize the Institute for Jewish Studies to communicate with you occasionally if it deems it appropriate to inform you about the Yiddish Summer Classes and activities. In order to protect the confidentiality of your personal data, the Institute undertakes not to disclose, nor to transmit nor share your personal data with third parties. We will only provide participants with a list of email addresses (please, inform us if you do not want to be on this list). During the Seminar, we will take a group photo which we will distribute. We will also take photos during the activities. Please inform us if you do not want these photos to be shared outside the group. To know and exercise your rights, in particular to withdraw consent to the use of your data collected by this form, please write to us at <iej@ulb.ac.be>.

Mis à jour le 10 avril 2021