Past Events

Wednesday, May 1 2019 3:00pm

Sarah Aroeste: The Sephardic Experience in Ladino Song: from Past to Present

Wednesday, May 1 2019, 3pm
International Ladino (Judeo-Spanish) singer/songwriter Sarah Aroeste weaves stories from her personal family history, together with son, in this multi-media presentation.

Wednesday, May 1 2019 7:00pm

Tsvey Brider – Anthony Russell and Dimitri Gaskin

Wednesday, May 1 2019, 7pm
Diverse idioms, styles and periods contrast and combine in Tsvey Brider (Two Brothers), creating contemporary, idiosyncratic and unique interpretations of music in the Yiddish language.

Tuesday, April 30 2019 7:00pm

Anthony Russell and Sarah Aroeste: Yiddish Meets Ladino

Tuesday, April 30 2019, 7pm
Ladino vocalist Sarah Aroeste and Yiddish vocalist Anthony Mordechai Tzvi Russell join forces to explore common themes and approaches in Ladino and Yiddish music.

Tuesday, April 9 2019 3:30 - 5:00 PM

Victoria Smolkin on Soviet Atheism

April 9, 2019
Join us for Historian Victoria Smolkin of Wesleyan University on Soviet Atheism. Smolkin is the author of the book, A Sacred Space Is Never Empty: A History of Soviet Atheism.

Thursday, April 4 2019 7:00pm

Visiting Authors: Debra Caplan and Alyssa Quint

Thursday, April 4, 7:00pm
Boswell Book Company
Please join Professor Joel Berkowitz in conversation with Debra Caplan and Alyssa Quint for this celebration of two recent books by members of the Digital Yiddish Theater Project. Free and open to the public.