If you live in the New York area and wanted to get in-person instruction, then you should link up with our resident Amharic expert, Zewditu Fesseha. A dedicated instructor and a cultural ambassador in her own right, Zewditu has taught Amharic in the New York area for several years. She has also written a text book: Amharic Ethiopian Script: Laqech One
Recently, Zewditu has worked with Ifetayo Cultural Arts Academy
in Brooklyn, NY where she has taught several Amharic sessions this year. In January 2010, Zewditu taught a 10-day, language intensive course for a group of Medgar Evers College
students who were planning a learning expedition to Ethiopia in February 2010.
Zewditu is currently teaching a weekly introductory Amharic Course through the Jewish Community Center in Manhattan
. The course starts Sunday, March 28 and continues through Sunday, June 6. To learn more about the course, please visit our events page
. If you are interested in joining her next session or would like private tutoring, please contact Zewditu at firstname.lastname@example.org