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Virtual Lecture with Ukrainian Yiddishist Oksana Shcherba on Yiddish-Ukrainian Translation

March 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

The Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture presents

Yiddish-Ukrainian Translation
A lecture and discussion with Ukrainian Yiddishist Oksana Shcherba

Monday, March 14
10:00 AM (U.S. Central Time)
Via Zoom – Please register in advance using the following link:
https://uwmadison.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0ufuGqrT0sGddeBd-AeMjJFcR_DBeuliIB

Oksana Shcherba is an independent researcher and Yiddish translator from Kyiv, Ukraine. She is a graduate of the University of Haifa in the Weiss Livnat Program in Holocaust Studies. Shcherba has translated a number of works of Jewish authors into Ukrainian, among them Mendel Osherovich, S. An-ski, Sholem Aleichem, and Isaac Bashevis Singer. She also participated in a number of projects dedicated to Yiddish revival in Ukraine, such as translation and research on Yiddish folk songs, collected in Transnistria region during Moisei Berehovski expedition in 1944–1945, for the Babi Yar Holocaust Memorial Center.

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Date:
March 14
Time:
10:00 am - 11:00 am