Simon Dzigan: a Yiddish Comedian in WWII Soviet Union

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Simon Dzigan: a Yiddish Comedian in WWII Soviet Union

led by Miriam Isaacs

Saturday, July 18th at 2:00pm EST

 

Remember laughter? Enjoy Yiddish? Come learn with Miriam Isaacs as she talks about her current project translating the works of the beloved Yiddish Comedian, Simon Dzigan!

 

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Miriam Isaacs is a linguist and scholar of Yiddish. Her focus is on Yiddish language and culture, heritage languages and translation. She worked as a Professor of Yiddish Language and Culture at University of Maryland College Park for 16 years.

 

 

 

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