7th Summer University in Yiddish Language and Literature - Paris

The 7th annual Zumerkurs of the Maison de la Culture Yiddish - Bibliothèque Medem:

This summer university in the heart of Paris brings together students from a dozen countries, offering a rare opportunity to use Yiddish as a language of communication between students, teachers and organizers. It has been set up with the help of the Alain de Rothschild Institute and the Rachel Ajzen et Léon Iagolnitzer Foundation under the auspices of the Fondation de France.

Faculty members under the direction of Yitskhok Niborski Sharon Bar-Kochva (École normale supérieure)
- Khayele Beer (University College, London)
- Natalia Krynicka (Université Paris IV-Sorbonne)
- Rubye Monet (Maison de la culture yiddish)
- Yitskhok Niborski (Inalco, Paris)
- Sonia Pinkusowicz-Dratwa (Institut Martin Buber, Brussels)
- Annick Prime-Margulis (Maison de la culture yiddish)

Course are offered on four levels and there is an elaborate cultural program.

9 July 2012 - 27 July 2012