Reina Lidgi

“The Language Professional”

Reina Lidgi speaks and works in seven languages – Bulgarian, Ladino, Russian, Spanish, Italian, Polish, and French.  In her time she was a lecturer in Russian at the Music Academy in Sofia. She has translated numerous books and articles from and into Italian, Spanish and Russian.

Lo aprendi de mi abuaela, que avlava de Ladino

“ The time we spent together made me aware of the special attitude the Spanish have for us, Sephardic Jews – they find it truly amazing that not only have we preserved Ladino for five centuries but we also cherish the warmest sentiments for Spain itself. “

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