What is Iraqi-Jewish Arabic?

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What is Iraqi-Jewish Arabic?

1 November 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Wednesday 1 November, 7.30 pm.

Eli Timan has spent ten years recording people speaking the Iraqi-Jewish dialect. What makes it different from the language spoken by Muslims in Iraq, and how can we preserve a language that will die out with the last Jews born in Arab countries?  Harif/Spiro Ark. The Stiebel, 10 a Canfield Gardens, NW6. £10. Booking Spiro Ark on 020 7794 4655, education@spiroark.org or info@harif.org

(The photo is of a young Iraqi-Jewish couple in Israel)


1 November 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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