Sarah Bunin Benor

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Sarah Bunin Benor is Vice Provost, Professor of Contemporary Jewish Studies and Linguistics, and Founding Director of the Jewish Language Project at HUC-JIR (Los Angeles). She received her Ph.D. in Linguistics from Stanford University in 2004. Her books include Becoming Frum: How Newcomers Learn the Language and Culture of Orthodox Judaism (2012) and Hebrew Infusion: Language and Community at American Jewish Summer Camps (2020).

Blog Posts

Letter from Nāzuk bat Yosef

A Millennium of Jewish Women’s Voices

Sarah Bunin Benor
Abby Graham

HUC-JIR's Jewish Language Project shares their recent exhibit highlighting Jewish women’s voices throughout history in twenty Diaspora Jewish languages.

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