EVENT: Performance & Talks Exploring the use of Old Material in Yiddish Theatre & Music

Date: 20 October 2022 | Time: 6PM BST | Venue: Hybrid (Online via Zoom and in-person in Southampton) | Registration Link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/tradition-the-use-of-old-material-in-yiddish-theatre-music-tickets

EVENT: Adventures In Yiddish Storytelling And Their Consequences with award-winning author, Dara Horn (Wednesday, December 7, 12:00PM on Zoom)

Join Columbia University's Institute for Israel and Jewish Studies & The Naomi Foundation for The Naomi Prawer Kadar Annual Memorial Lecture with award-winning author, Dara Horn. 

Register Here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_PI6880u0TuOgbgtQhFKvhw

ZOOM EVENTS: Opening and Closing Nights of the GEOP Interdisciplinary Research Workshop "Hidden in Plain Sight: Yiddish in the Socialist Bloc and its Transnationality, 1941/44–91”

Over the course of three days, from November 22 to 24, the virtual GEOP Interdisciplinary Research Workshop "Hidden in Plain Sight: Yiddish in the Socialist Bloc and its Transnationality, 1941/44–91” examines the role of Yiddish in the cultures of Socialist states in Eastern and East-Central Europe in their trans-socialist and transnational entanglements in the second half of the 20th century.

The workshop opens and closes with two online events that are open to the general public.

22 November, 7.30 PM CET / 1.30 PM EST

CfPs: "Vernacular Science" and "Yiddish, Yinglish, English" - for MLA 2022 from Yiddish committee

Dear colleagues, 

I'm writing to share two CfPs for next year's MLA convention, "Vernacular Science" and "Yiddish, Yinglish, English: Rendering the Multilingual Immigrant Text in a Dominant Language". Abstracts are due by March 19, please be in touch with questions. These two panels have been proposed by the LLC Yiddish forum's executive committee, which I am chairing this year. We would love to hear from other MLA members interested to participate in the Yiddish forum in future years. 

Hillel Zeitlin: The Early Years dissertation available on Academia.edu

Dear Colleagues,,

My disseration for my doctorate at Brandeis University, Hillel Zeitlin: The Early Years features Zeitlin as journalist, biographer,neo-Hasiidic thinker and communal activist.. It has been uploaded to academia.edu.

I hope it will be helpful for those interesed  in Eastern European Jewish Intellectual History.

Moshe Waldoks

KONF: Zukunft der Sprache, Zukunft der Nation? Debatten um jüdische Sprache und Literatur im Kontext von Mehrsprachigkeit und Nationbuilding, Augsburg (24.09. – 26.09.2019)

Abschlusstagung des trilateralen und interdisziplinären Kooperationsprojekts „Die Nationalsprache der Juden oder eine jüdische Sprache? Die Fragen der Czernowitzer Sprachkonferenz in ihrem zeitgeschichtlichen und räumlichen Kontext" an der Universität Augsburg.

The Naomi Prawer Kadar International Yiddish Summer Program at Tel Aviv University

The 14th international Yiddish summer program at Tel Aviv University will take place from June 30 to July 25, 2019. The Naomi Prawer Kadar International Yiddish Summer Program is unique in offering Yiddish instruction at five levels, and in offering cultural programs both on campus and in the vibrant city of Tel Aviv.

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