what: Found in Translation: Discussion
when: Friday, October 18, 11-5:30
where: NYU Institute for Public Knowledge
20 Cooper Square (at 6th street)
10003, 7th Floor
more info: http://ow.ly/pmmdF
what: Foreign Language Hopscotch, Performance Featuring Polyglot NewYorkers.
Co-presented by the Invisible Dog Art Center and Les Subsistances
How often do we take advantage of all the incredible lingual diversity at our ear-tips? Join us for an active-language listening party, as we hear and explore languages from across the five boroughs and around the world.
About 15 New Yorkers will each offer free, 30 minute classes on their native tongue and culture, including Chinese, Spanish, Creole, Yiddish, Polish, Finnish, French, Icelandic, Inuit and many more. Participants will have the opportunity to take up to 6 speed language courses.
when: Sunday, October 20, 2-5pm
where: 51 Bergen Street/Brooklyn, NY
RSVP required: hopscotch(at)villagillet.net
more info: http://ow.ly/pmknY