Her first Knesset speech became an internet sensation. Find out more about Dr. Ruth Calderon and her textual revolution.
Cathy Merchant's account of communicating with her Israeli family in Seattle. A special Hebrew post!
MWF 10:30-11:50pm, Gary Martin
Learn to read the Hebrew Bible! Second course in a sequence.
M-F 10:30-11:20pm, Tovi Romano
Develop your reading and conversational skills in modern Hebrew! Second in a sequence.
M-F 9:30-10:20pm, Hadar Horovitz
Learn the basics of modern Israeli Hebrew! Second in a sequence.
Help yourself to our tasty menu of Fall Quarter courses. Art history, literature, and languages take center stage. Handy links included!
Grad student Millicent Haase explores the fusion sound of Gad Elbaz and Alon De Loco.
Professor Naomi Sokoloff's Winter 2012 course explored the history of Israel through popular music.
To enhance their Hebrew language skills, UW students connected with Israelis in the Seattle community.
Follow Charlotte's travels through Israel — camels, soldiers, volunteering and learning lessons from her students.
A look at a relatively new phenomena — popular Israeli artists singing songs with religious themes and content
Modern Israeli Hebrew. Core vocabulary, grammar, conversational text, and oral and written communication. Excerpts from modern Hebrew prose and poetry.
Given the popularity of Facebook, it’s not surprising that there is a song by Tomer G parodying Facebook
Sokoloff MW 2:30-3:50 This course examines modern Hebrew poems side by side with texts from the traditional Jewish liturgy, analyzing how contemporary writers have drawn on classical sources to reflect on matters of faith and the language of religion. Hebrew — an ancient, sacred tongue — has been renewed and revitalized ...
Romano Daily 9:30-10:20 Readings of selected texts in modern Hebrew with continuing emphasis on grammar, syntax, composition, and conversation. Third in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: HEBR 422. VLPA
Horovitz MWF 10:00-11:20 Modern Israeli Hebrew. Core vocabulary, grammar, conversational text, and oral and written communication. Excerpts from modern Hebrew prose and poetry. Third in a sequence of three. Prerequisite: HEBR 412.