Ladino

Ḥasidic songs, and much else, will be known to the world thanks to his work.

Greer Fay Cashman
June 18 2019 12:01AM

And the traditional importance of Maimonides’ principles of faith.

Ty Alhadeff
April 10 2017 12:01AM

A bygone Sephardi metropolis.

Devin Naar
Dec. 8 2016 12:01AM

And the story of its repression.

Ezgi Üstündağ
July 19 2016 12:01AM

Composing silabarios to prepare for apocalypse.

Sarah Zaides
June 29 2016 12:01AM

With some help from a congregant.

Jerry Large
Sept. 4 2015 12:01AM

An ancient community, destroyed by Hitler.

Gavin Rabinowitz
Aug. 19 2015 12:01AM

And the current state of Jewish life there.

Marcel Israel
May 29 2015 12:01AM

A nostalgic, farewell portrait of a world that was fast expiring.

André Aciman
May 12 2015 12:01AM

The language was in use far earlier than previously thought.

Avner Perez
April 7 2015 12:01AM

In the long history of the Diaspora, Jews have preserved Hebrew as a ritual language almost wherever they have gone; they have also developed their. . .

Sarah Bunin Benor
Feb. 18 2015 12:01AM

Much as vulgar language is acceptable in certain social situations but not in others, different forms of address are appropriate for different situations. Many European. . .

Dec. 10 2014 12:01AM

Seattle’s Jewish Transcript has appeared without interruption since 1924, sometimes playing a mediating role between the city’s Ashkenazi and Sephardi communities. A look at the. . .

Hannah Pressman
Dec. 9 2014 12:01AM

Also known as Ladino, the language of Sephardi Jewry boasts poetic and musical treasures in danger of being lost; in Seattle, a group is working to conserve it.  

Emily K. Alhadeff
July 24 2014 12:01AM