This past year, in the wake of the Sephardic Studies Program’s 10th anniversary, Harvey J. Sadis and Harriett M. Cody, a retired King County Superior Court judge, created the Jean and Joseph Sadis Sustainers Fund in Sephardic Studies as part of the newly launched Sustainers’ Circle, which represents the next stage of philanthropic support for SSP (Sephardic Studies Program).
Friday, Sep 22, 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. PST
Location: Outside THO 101, UW Seattle Campus and Seattle's Central District
Thursday, Oct 12, 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. PST
Location: HUB 214, UW Seattle Campus
Thursday, Oct 26, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. PST
Location: Walker-Ames room in Kane Hall, UW Seattle Campus
Aki Yerushalayim published Devin E. Naar’s first Ladino short story, "Dos Ijikos i sus Nono" (‘Two Children and their Grandfather’), which imagines a scene with two boys strolling along the shore with their grandfather, discovering the promises and costs of immigration, the preservation of one’s culture across generations, and what it means to speak to those closest to you in a language not your own.
The Sephardic Studies Program welcomes two new graduate fellows for the 2023-24 academic year: Alexandra Ritsatos and Nadav Ganon.
Sephardic studies graduate students are thriving; here's a roundup of updates on a group of seven accomplished UW graduate students from the 2022-23 academic year.
Sephardic Studies Program Chair and Isaac Alhadeff Professor of Sephardic Studies Devin E. Naar provides an overview of SSP's most recent accomplishments and upcoming plans.