“Where is the house and where is the street?” Finding Hebrew in the big city

Wendy Zierler shares the story of how she learned Hebrew at day school — after her parents traded small-town success for the Jewish community of a big city.

How to revive an ancient language, according to 19th-century Hebrew and Persian revivalists

Graduate Fellow Sara Molaie explains how two language activists approached the unlikely task of bringing ancient Hebrew and pre-Islamic Persian back into use.