Matisoff, James, Ph.D.

 Lecturers

  • Background: Professor of Linguistics, Emeritus, U.C. Berkeley. Author: Blessings, Curses, Hopes, and Fears: Psycho-ostensive Expressions in Yiddish and “Malediction and psycho-semantic theory: the case of Yiddish,” in Maledicta, The International Journal of Verbal Aggression.
  • Lectures: Yiddish psycho-ostensive expressions