Cultural Programming


In-person (sign-up required, number of participants limited)

  • Singing Workshop (To be confirmed)
  • Cooking Workshop with Annick Prime-Margules

On Zoom

  • Film Workshop with Tal Hever-Chybowski (planning, shooting, editing)
  • Yiddish Music Workshop  with Alan Bern, Marthe Desrosières, and Andreas Schmitges
  • Conversation Workshop with Sharon Bar-Kochva, Natalia Krynicka, Sonia Pinkusowicz-Dratwa, and Karolina Szymaniak (sessions for level 1, level 2-3, and level 4-5)
  • Research Workshop with Reyze Turner
  • Reading Manuscripts Workshop with Akvilė Grigoravičiūtė
  • Yiddish Radio Workshop with Shahar Fineberg and Tal Hever-Chybowski
  • Writing Workshop with Sharon Bar-Kochva

Lectures in Yiddish, French, and English

  • History of Yiddish Literature, with Yitskhok Niborski (in French)
  • Yung-Yidish and Khalyastre: The Yiddish Avant-Garde in Lodz, Warsaw, and Paris, with Gilles Rozier (in French)
  • History of Yiddish Literature, with Karolina Szymaniak (in English)
  • The Work of Debora Vogel, with Karolina Szymaniak (in English)
  • Yiddish Writers of Paris, with Yitskhok Niborski (in Yiddish)
  • Virtual Walking Tour of Yiddish Paris, with Natalia Krynicka (in Yiddish)
  • Yiddish Typography, with Tal Hever-Chybowski (in Yiddish)
  • Contemporary Yiddish Terminology, with Reyze Turner (lecture-discussion in Yiddish)

Recreational activities in-person

  • Meetup in a Park, organized by Régine Nebel
  • Speed-shmuesing, organized by Régine Nebel (to be confirmed)

Recreational activities on Zoom

  • Game night, hosted by the teaching team
  • Speed-shmuesing, hosted by the teaching team
  • Poetry night, hosted by Sharon Bar-Kochva
  • Sightings of Yiddish in American TV series, with Tal Hever-Chybowski