The Centre for Ethnography at UTSC and the Jackman Humanities Institute Program for the Arts on Translation and the Muliplicity of Languages are pleased to present:
Jack Kugelmass, Mellon Legislative Professor and Director, Centre for Jewish Studies, and Professor of Anthropology, University of Florida
Yiddish on the Battlefields of Spain: Memory, Travel and War Reportage
With responses by:
- Galit Hasan-Rokem, Max and Margarethe Grunwald Professor of Folklore (Emerita) at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and 2014 Visiting Scholar, The Bildner Centre for the Study of Jewish Life, Rutgers University
- Alejandro Paz, Anthropology and Linguistics, University of Toronto
This event is the first of two in the series, “Travel & Translation in the Jewish World”. The second event in this series is a talk by Galit Hasan-Rokem titled Travel as Curse and Promise: The Wandering Jew From Medieval Legend to Modern Symbol. It will take place on 1 April at 4:00 pm in the Jackman Humanities Institute, room 1040 (170 St. George Street). The respondents are Jack Kugelmass and Anna Shternshis.
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