Abraham Shapiro Academic Complex, 322
Departments/ProgramsNear Eastern and Judaic Studies
DegreesHebrew College, M.A.
Tel-Aviv University, B.A.
ProfileTeaching Hebrew at Brandeis since 1981. Interested in the grammar, literature and the history of the language. Taught various courses spanning from beginning to advanced, and ranging from conversational Hebrew to the revival of the language. Also on the faculty of the Brandeis-Middlebury school of Hebrew.
Co-author of two textbooks: Brandeis Modern Hebrew (2005), and Brandeis Modern Hebrew, Intermediate to advanced (2013, pilot edition).
|HBRW||19a||Beginning Hebrew: Honors|
|HBRW||34a||Intermediate Hebrew II: Aspects of Israeli Culture|
|HBRW||35a||Conversation and Writing Skills|
|HBRW||41a||Advanced Intermediate Hebrew: Intensive Conversation|
|HBRW||44b||Advanced Intermediate Hebrew: Israeli Culture and Media|
|HBRW||141a||Advanced Hebrew Conversation|
|HBRW||161b||What's Up?: Hebrew through Israeli News Media|
|HBRW||167b||Back to the Roots: The Revival of Modern Hebrew|
Porath, Bonit, Vardit Ringvald, Yaron Peleg, Esther Shorr. Brandeis Modern Hebrew, Intermediate to Advanced.. Pilot ed. Waltham, MA: Brandeis University Press, 2013.
Vardit Ringvald, Bonit Porath, Yaron Peleg, Esther Shorr, Sara Hascal. Brandeis Modern Hebrew. Brandeis University Press, 2005.