Jewish Life Around the World

What I Gained When I Went to Lithuania to Learn Yiddish

Ellen Cassedy
May 2, 2016

A Yiddish class in Lithuania? As soon as I heard there was such a thing, I was intrigued – and soon enough, on a sunny day in July, I was crossing the courtyard of Vilnius University and taking my seat along with my fellow students, young and old, from all over the globe.