Events

Film: " The Ancestral Sin"

Thursday, October 17, 2019 • 7:00 PM

PCL Library

Film Screening and Q&A with the Director David Deri

“Salach, Here is Erets Yisrael”

Film: "Labour, Rebellion, Upheaval"

Friday, October 18, 2019 • 12:00 PM

RLP Hall, Room 1.302D

Film Screening and Q&A with Director David Deri.

Labour, Rebellion, Upheaval

Gale Family Foundation Fall Lecture: "The Future of Israeli Democracy"

Sunday, October 27, 2019 • 5:00 PM

AT&T Center Amphitheater

Author and journalist Yossi Klein-Halevi

Photo Credit: Times of Israel

Talk: "Kugel and Frijoles: Latino Jews in the U.S."

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 • 1:00 PM

RLP 1.302D

Dr. Laura Limonic (SUNY Old Westbury)

image from Laura Limonic

Workshop: "The Fortunoff Archive for Holocaust Testimonies at UT Austin: An Introduction"

Thursday, November 7, 2019 • 12:00 PM

PCL Learning Lab 3, PCL 2.350

With Director Stephen Naron (Fortunoff Archive)

Workshop:

Film: "The People vs. Fritz Bauer" (Germany, 2015)

Sunday, November 10, 2019 • 4:00 PM

POB 2.302 Avaya Auditorium

Film screening and discussion on the occasion of the anniversary of the November Pogrom (Nov 9, 1938)

Film:

Film: "Into the North" (2015)

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 • 5:00 PM

PCL 2.370 (Learning Lab 1a)

Film:

Israel in Context Fall Lecture: "Melancholy and Zionism: A Case Study"

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 • 12:00 PM

RLP 1.302D

Dr. Nitzan Lebovic (LeHigh University)

Zionism and Melancholia

Partition in a Global Context

Thursday, February 13, 2020 • 12:00 PM

TBD

A talk with Arie Dubnov (George Washington University) and Laura Robson (Portland State University)


"Singing in Castidish: The Yiddish-Spanish Parodies of Argentine Singer Jevel Katz": A Talk by Dr. Raelene Wyse

Thursday, February 20, 2020 • 12:30 PM

RLP 2.402

A talk in English by Dr. Raelene Wyse on Jevel Katz, the Argentine singer known for his humorous fusions of Spanish and Yiddish.


Talk: "Agreeing to Disagree: How Jews and Christians Read Scripture Differently"

Thursday, February 27, 2020 • 7:00 PM

Dr. Amy Jill Levine (Vanderbilt University)


Movie Screening: The Rabbi Goes West

Sunday, March 1, 2020 • 6:30 PM

Avaya Auditorium (POB 2.302)

Movie screening of "The Rabbi Goes West"

Movie Screening: The Rabbi Goes West

Jewish-Christian Relations in Montana

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 • 12:00 PM

RLP 1.302D

A Talk by Dr. Robert H. Abzug


Talk: "Rashi's Apology for "the Law": The Torah Commentary in Context"

Monday, March 23, 2020 • 12:00 PM

RLP 2.402

Dr. Yedida Eisenstat, Emory University


“The Last Suit” Film Screening

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 • 7:00 PM

PCL Learning Lab 1a

2017 Argentine film about a Holocaust survivor who feels compelled to return to Poland


Performance: "Eva and the Angel of Death"

Saturday, April 18, 2020 • 8:00 PM

Austin Central Library

An opera based on the life of the late Holocaust survivor and edicator Eva Mozes Kor


Performance: "Eva and the Angel of Death"

Sunday, April 19, 2020 • 5:00 PM

Austin Central Library

An opera based on the life of the late Holocaust survivor and educator Eva Mozes Kor


Talk: Sara Ronis

Monday, September 14, 2020

TBD

Part of the Late Antiquity Workshop