Hebrew Infusion vs. Hebrew Immersion in American Jewish Summer Camps

When one Jewish summer camp “bombed” another with leaflets excoriating its lack of commitment to Hebrew and Zionism.

Jewish campgoers playing ga-ga ball at Camp Shwayder in Colorado in 2010. RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via Getty Images.

Jewish campgoers playing ga-ga ball at Camp Shwayder in Colorado in 2010. RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via Getty Images.

Observation
Sept. 1 2020
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Philologos, the renowned Jewish-language columnist, appears twice a month in Mosaic. Questions for him may be sent to his email address by clicking here.


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