Our new Yiddish Reading Circle meets every Wednesday evening from 7:30 – 9:00 PM. Knowledge of Yiddish reading and comprehension is required. Come and welcome our new reading group leader.
Erin Faigin lives in Los Angeles and is passionate about local Yiddish culture. She graduated from UC Berkeley, where she completed a senior thesis on the Los Angeles Yiddish Culture Club and their periodical Kheshbn. She currently works at Hebrew Union College as the Program Assistant for the Louchheim School for Judaic Studies at USC. She is also the Yiddishist in Residence at the Sholem Sunday School, where she teaches Yiddish to kids K-8.