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Upcoming Events

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    SIFF Film: The Oslo Diaries

    Sunday, May 27, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

    An in-depth documentary the Israelis and Palestinians who met in Norway—secretly and against the law—to try to bring an end to one of the most intractable conflicts of our time.

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    The Ottoman Last Decade: The Perspectives of “The Other Ottomans”

    Thursday, May 31, 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm at Thomson 317 on the UW Campus

    Discover the fate of non-Turkish populations—especially Ladino-speaking Jews—during the final years of the Ottoman Empire in this lecture by Prof. Eyal Ginio.

Our Events

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2018 Stroum Lectures with Gary Shteyngart

January 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Novelist Gary Shteyngart will explore questions of humor, identity, and politics in a series of conversations with Professor Sasha Senderovich.

  • Singer Yasmin Levy performs for an audience

Seattle’s fifth annual Ladino Day breaks tradition and hosts sold-out concert with Yasmin Levy

November 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Singer Yasmin Levy's fusion of traditional and modern Sephardic music drew a packed house for the fifth annual Ladino Day.

The Fourth Annual International Ladino Day Celebration Video

August 15th, 2017|0 Comments

We are pleased to share our video recording of the November 30, 2016 International Ladino Day celebration in Seattle.

About Stroum Center Events

  • The Stroum Center brings world-class speakers and performers to the UW
  • Stroum Center events are offered to students and the public free of charge
  • Our frequent programming partners on campus include the Simpson Center for the Humanities, the Departments of Philosophy, History, and Near Eastern Languages & Civilization (NELC), among others