3/22 FILM + CONVERSATION (virtual) | “Divorce Denied” at Seattle Jewish Film FestivalZoom 0
Film: DIVORCE DENIED David Ofek and Mia Webb | Documentary | Israel | 2019 | Hebrew w/English subtitles | 59m | PG-13 In Israel, no
3/31 EVENT | A Workshop and Talk with Rachel BrownHUB 214, UW Seattle Campus 4001 E Stevens Way NE, Seattle, WA
Register Now > The Stroum Center for Jewish Studies is hosting Rachel Brown for both a morning workshop and an afternoon talk.
4/3 TALK | Sarah Zaides Rosen on “Tevye’s Ottoman Daughter”Zoom 0
The Stroum Center for Jewish Studies' Associate Director Sarah Zaides Rosen discusses her new book "Tevye's Ottoman Daughter: Ashkenazi and Sephardi Jews at the End of Empire."
5/2 STROUM LECTURE | “Melodeklamatsiye”: A Yiddish Performance Genre 🎼Kane Hall 220 4069 Spokane Ln, Seattle, WA
Anthony Russell and accompanist Dmitri Gaskin perform a combination of oration and art music that investigates disparate elements—Black religiosity, the music of Chopin, queerness, the ambiguities of diaspora—through the mediums of Jewishness and sound.
5/4 STROUM LECTURE | “Between Me and the Other World”, an Immersive Music ExperienceWalker-Ames room in Kane Hall
In a multi-faceted performance, Anthony Russell and accordionist Dmitri Gaskin explore W.E.B. DuBois' provocative question, "How does it feel to be a problem?" refracted through the texts and musical idioms of the African American South and Jewish Eastern Europe.