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Screening of “Ha’Ivrim” (“The Writers”) and Discussion with Professor Sokoloff

Tuesday, April 25, 11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Photo of Rabbi Buzaglo singing

Rabbi David Buzaglo. Photo: Buzaglo Family Archive

Access Students and community members are invited to join Professor Naomi Sokoloff for a screening of an episode from the Israeli television series Ha’Ivrim (“The Writers”) about the Sephardic cantor and hymnist Rabbi David Buzaglo. The film features hymns written by Buzaglo performed by him and others, and documentary clips from Casablanca (in black and white) and 1960s-1970s Israel. Professor Sokoloff will lead a discussion after the screening.
Please bring your own lunch; the Stroum Center will provide tea, coffee and cookies.
The film is in Hebrew with English subtitles.
No cost.

Details

Date:
Tuesday, April 25
Time:
11:45 am - 1:15 pm

Venue

HUB 334, UW Campus
4001 E Stevens Way NE
Seattle, WA 98195 United States
Website:
http://depts.washington.edu/thehub/

Organizer

UW Stroum Center for Jewish Studies
Phone:
206-543-0138
Email:
jewishst@uw.edu
Website:
jewishstudies.washington.edu

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