The Louis and Mildred Resnick Institute for the Study of Modern Jewish Life

Upcoming Events

The Annual Fall Louis and Mildred Resnick Lecture Series - 2015
Director, Gerald Sorin
Wednesdays at 7:30 pm in Lecture Center 104
State University of New York at New Paltz

JEWS AND THEATRE

September 9
Motl Didner, Yiddish Theater: Past, Present and Future

September 16
Peter Antelyes, “Staging The Shtetl: Fiddler on the Roof and the Photographs of Roman Vishniac”

September 30
Marc Courtade, “The Ethnic Musicals: Assimilation and Integration.”

October 7
Edna Nashon, “Jewish Responses to The Merchant of Venice

October 14
Debra Caplan, Death of a Salesman’s Jewish Homecoming”


And as a special event another kind of theater, the Poetry Reading:

Steven Sher, author of 16 books of poems, and all the way from Jerusalem, will do a reading co-sponsored by the English Department, in the Honors Center on Tuesday, October 20th, at 5 pm. Refreshments will be served.

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN DAY, TIME, and PLACE FROM OUR TRADITIONAL WEDNESDAYS

For all of these presentations, please inform friends who you think would be interested in attending, but don’t have access to e-mail.

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events
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The Louis and MIldred Resnick Institute for the Study of Modern Jewish Life