Amherst College Professor Ilán Stavans Publishes Book on Reviving the Hebrew Language

September 22, 2008               
Contact: Emanuel Costache ’09
Media Relations Intern

AMHERST, Mass.—Ilán Stavans, Lewis-Sebring Professor in Latin American and Latino Culture and Five College 40th Anniversary Professor at Amherst College, has just published Resurrecting Hebrew ($21, Schocken, 2008), the story of how Hebrew was rescued from extinction to become the living language of a modern nation.