Novelist and literary scholar Dara Horn explores the role Hebrew can play in a living contemporary American Jewish culture in this 2016 Stroum Lecture.
Professor Ilan Stavans discusses the opposing sides of Hebrew as a divine language and a human language in this 2016 Stroum Lecture.
Sayed Kashua, author of new book "Native," reflects on immigrant identity in this video clip from the UW Stroum Center for Jewish Studies.
View the full program of Seattle's third annual International Ladino Day community celebration, as well as selected clips.
Watch the Seattle Times' video about the UW Sephardic Studies Program.
Why is Seattle's Sephardic community unique? Reflections from this year's Stroum Lecturer.
Professor Ruth Behar moves between the personal essay and poetry, history and ethnography, exile and disaspora in this 2015 lecture series.
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