Month: November 2016

The Naomi Foundation is delighted to announce that it is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 year for projects in the following areas: innovative education and teacher training, Yiddish in academic and scholarly settings, and scientific and medical research. The deadline for submitting applications is February 1, 2017, and applicants will be notified of their […]

Book Launch Party at the New York Public Library for Raising Secular Jews Yiddish Schools and Their Periodicals for American Children, 1917–1950 by Naomi Prawer Kadar Introduction by David G. Roskies Through the lens of children’s literature, explore the largely untold story of secular Yiddish schools in America. **** This unique literary study of Yiddish […]