Beginner's Ladino : with online audio

cover image Edition: Online audio edition Barcode: 58995218 Call Number: IL-LAD Mar Material Type: Print-Text/Workbook Language: Ladino / Judeo-Spanish, English Creator: Alla Markova Description: Ladino, also known as Judeo-Spanish, is the language of the Sephardic Jews. During the middle ages, the Jews who lived in the Iberian Peninsula spoke and wrote in the Romance languages of the host culture. They developed a unified dialect that was distinct from Castilian Spanish. After the expulsion of the Jews in 1492, this language became part of the 'Iberian Heritage' of the Sephardim throughout the world. Today, although the language is in danger of extinction, it is experiencing a ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Every Time We Say Goodbye

cover image Barcode: 58958220 Call Number: Israel Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 98 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 Language: original audio track in English AND Ladino Creator: Directed by Moshe Mizrahi Description: Following their expulsion from Spain in 1492, many Sephardic Jews settled in Palestine, where they preserved ancient traditions and a language based on medieval Spanish. In wartime Jerusalem in 1942, a love affair between a gentile American R.A.F. officer and a Sephardic Jew illustrates the vast cultural differences between the New World and the Old. Tom Hanks stars as Flight Lieutenant David Bradford, a minister's son recuperating in a Jerusalem hospital. While there, he meets a ... Collection: Martin Salinger Resource Collection

Father Language = La Lingua Del Padre

Barcode: 58946737 Call Number: International Jewry Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 50 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: Language: Hebrew/Ladino/ English subtitles Creator: Directed by Rami Kimchi Description: Presents a portrait of Jacko (86), father of the director, Rami Kimchi. Jacko was an English teacher born in Alexandria, Egypt. The film focuses on his study period at the Sephardic Rabbincial Seminary in Rhodes -- an institution that constituted the last project of Sephardic Jewry in the Mediterranean region. Collection: Martin Salinger Resource Collection

Introducing the World of American Jewish Music

Barcode: 58962586 Call Number: Salinger Music Material Type: Audio -CD Language: English, Hebrew, Yiddish, Ladino Description: Milken Archive of American Jewish Music ... Collection: Martin Salinger Resource Collection

Manual of Judeo-Spanish : Language and Culture

cover image Barcode: 58965686 Call Number: Ladino Textbook Material Type: Print-Text/Workbook Language: Ladino, English Creator: Marie-Christine Varol, translated by Ralph Tarica Description: "Combines the best in wealth of vocabulary, important knowledge of grammar, and authentic sources of the oral and written language, reflecting the language and culture of the Jews expelled from Spain" -- WorldCat Collection: Language Resource Center