Krow-Lucal, Marti, Ph.D.

 Lecturers

Offers presentations to kids:

Making Bobeh Proud: What Do You Know about Ashkenazi Jewish Food? (grades 5-12).

and to adults:

  • Intro to Yiddish Language & History
  • “Yid Lit”: We read a full story or a shortened version of a story by Isaac Bashevis Singer, Sholem Aleichem, or I.L. Peretz.
  • Jewish Lives in Yiddish Song
  • Reaping in Song: The Weekend and Yiddish Protest Culture

 

  • Background : Former Board member, Friends of the Secular Yiddish Schools in North America (SYSNA) Collection. Student at secular Yiddish schools in Los Angeles in the 1950s and 1960s.
  • Lectures : Lectures on the four major Yiddish school networks in the U.S. and Canada (Sholem Aleichem, Arbeter Ring, Farband, and Ordn) and on Yiddish literature.