Why does Hebrew matter? And how does engagement with the language enrich Jewishness?
Jeremy Benstein is an educator and author. He holds a BA in linguistics from Harvard,
a master's degree in Judaic studies from the Schechter Institute in Jerusalem, and
a doctorate in cultural anthropology from the Hebrew University. He is the author
of two books, The Way Into Judaism and the Environment (Jewish Lights, 2006) and Hebrew Roots, Jewish Routes: A Tribal Language In a Global World (Behrman House, 2019).