Film, Video Becoming Frum: How Newcomers Learn the Language & Culture of Orthodox Judaism

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Title
Becoming Frum: How Newcomers Learn the Language & Culture of Orthodox Judaism
Summary
In her book, "Becoming Frum: How Newcomers Learn the Language and Culture of Orthodox Judaism," Sarah Bunin Benor describes how newly orthodox Jews have to adopt not only the laws and customs, but also new speech patterns.
Event Date
June 03, 2013
Notes
-  Sarah Bunin Benor is associate professor of contemporary Jewish studies at Hebrew Union College, Jewish Institute of Religion, Los Angeles campus. She is a socio-linguist focusing on the spoken language of American Jews.
Related Resources
African & Middle Eastern Division: https://www.loc.gov/rr/amed/
Running Time
1 hours 48 seconds
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