Yiddish Language Classes for Beginners 2

Mondays, Starting on June 21st.

Time: 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. PDT (2:30-4:00 p.m. EDT, 5:00-6:30 p.m. in the U.k., 8:30-10:00 p.m. in most of Europe, 9:30-11:00 p.m. in Israel)

Each class is 90 minutes long.

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Tanya Yakovleva

Tanya Yakovleva has lived in Ukraine, Germany, Italy, and the United States. She studied Yiddish in Vilnius, New York, Tel-Aviv, and Moscow, and she received a Ph.D. in Slavic-Jewish Studies from the University of Regensburg, Germany. Tanya lives in San Diego where she obtained a yoga teacher certification and where she teaches for YAAANA. She sees her mission in bringing joy and equilibrium to people through the Mind-Body-Spirit connection.

About the course

If you are already familiar with the alef-beys, then this is the course for you. We will follow the interdisciplinary approach to language learning and use different Yiddish textbooks. Through watching informative videos about famous figures in Yiddish culture, discussing films, and singing Yiddish songs, this course will cover all four areas of language learning: speaking, writing, reading, and listening.

Instructor: Tanya Yakovleva

Price:  $25 per class or $230 for the full 10 weeks.

U.S. residents have an option to pay by check to avoid digital transaction fees. If you are interested in this option, please email: info@yaaana.com.