Languages and Lives
A Panel Discussion with Native Speakers of Yiddish, Pennsylvania Dutch, Mennonite Low German, and Hutterite
Thursday, March 30, 2017
Germanic heritage languages such as Yiddish, Pennsylvania Dutch, Mennonite Low German, and Hutterite are thriving. Join native speakers for a discussion of language, faith, identity, and society. This is the Keynote event for the symposium "People of Faith, Voices of Tradition: Germanic Heritage Languages among Christians and Jews." Participants: Miriam Isaacs (Yiddish), Lynn Marcus Miller (PA Dutch), Heinrich Siemens (Mennonite Low German), Tony Waldner (Hutterite). Followed by reception.
Free and open to the public