New Article: Voices from a Lost World

Under this title, Judith Rideout, member of our research network, presents her study of three articles published by Benito Alonso in the modernist journal "Gente Vieja" on Sephardic culture. She meticulously reconstructs the different historical contexts (the Jewish periodical publishing in the Ottoman Empire and the Sephardi Press in Salonica at the turn of the 20th century) necessary for understanding these contributions and she also deals in a postscript with the linguistic aspects of Ladino and its transcription into standard Spanish.
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