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18:30 - 20:00 28 May 2015

Eastern European tales and modern Hebrew


Haldane Room | Wilkins Building (link Map)
Gower St | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free

100 years ago, followers of the Hasidic movement in Eastern Europe wrote tales about the lives of Hasidic rebbes. Dr Lily Kahn explores how the language of the tales is likely to have played a role in the development of modern (Israeli) Hebrew.


UCL Institute of Jewish Studies
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