Devin E. Naar Receives National Book Awards for “Jewish Salonica”

Mazel tov to Dr. Devin E. Naar, whose archival work for "Jewish Salonica," his first book, won two National Jewish Book Awards.

By | January 18th, 2017|Categories: News, Sephardic Studies, Video|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

UW Grad Creates Digital Museum Exhibit on a “Sephardic Lighthouse”

Ashley Bobman, UW Class of 2016, helped create an online exhibit about the Sephardic intellectual Albert D. Levy--her own great-grandfather.

“Native” author Sayed Kashua on Immigrant Identity

Sayed Kashua, author of new book "Native," reflects on immigrant identity in this video clip from the UW Stroum Center for Jewish Studies.

By | February 16th, 2016|Categories: Grad Student Writing, Student Writing, Video|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

Seattle International Ladino Day 2015 Videos

View the full program of Seattle's third annual International Ladino Day community celebration, as well as selected clips.

By | February 12th, 2016|Categories: Sephardic Studies, Video|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Seattle Times Video Features Sephardic Community and Ladino Treasures

Watch the Seattle Times' video about the UW Sephardic Studies Program.

By | October 13th, 2015|Categories: Digital Sephardic Treasures, News, Sephardic Studies, Video|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Dr. Ruth Behar on Seattle’s Sephardic Community

Why is Seattle's Sephardic community unique? Reflections from this year's Stroum Lecturer.

By | July 6th, 2015|Categories: Sephardic Studies, Video|Tags: , , , , |3 Comments

Intro to Judaism offers unique learning experience

Diverse content and a unique teaching style make this class hard to beat. Register for Autumn Quarter starting May 8th!

By | April 22nd, 2015|Categories: News, Video|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Can Jewish peoplehood matter today?

Noam Pianko explores the past of Jewish peoplehood to consider its future possibilities.