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Ariel discussing the history and fate of Aramaic on Chicago NPR station WBEZ (15 minutes, March 2014)
COOK LIKE MY SAVTA (GRANDMOTHER) MIRYAM
Download my grandma's recipes for kubeh matfonia (cracked wheat dumplings in beet-tomato soup) and yaprach (stuffed grape leaves), as recalled by her youngest child, my aunt Ayala
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Listen to Ariel tell part of psychologist Roger Barker's story on the award-winning radio program This American Life.
Read an interview with Ariel on KCUR, Kansas City's NPR station.