Workshop with Bereket Middle Eastern Ensemble: Sephardic Songs

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 • 7:00 PM


Lecture-Demonstration: “Sephardic Songs: Myths and Realities” by Dr. Edwin Seroussi (Hebrew University)

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 • 3:00 PM

Bates Recital Hall, UT Butler School of Music

Dr. Edwin Seroussi

A Conversation with My Golem

Friday, September 20, 2019 • 2:00 PM


Visual Artist Julie Weitz and Dance Scholar Hannah Schwadron on Jewish Self-Creation, Revisionist Ritual, and the Power of Artificial Intelligence

Black is the New Black: Ultra-Orthodox Jews, Israel, and the Globalization of Television

Monday, September 23, 2019 • 11:00 AM

RLP 1.302D

Dr. Shayna Weiss, Associate Director of the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies, Brandeis University

Film: "The Year My Parents Went on Vacation"

Wednesday, September 25, 2019 • 7:00 PM

PCL Learning Lab

Showing of Brazilian Jewish Film "The Year My Parents Went on Vacation," dir. Cao Hamburger (2006)

Talk: "The Future of Israeli Democracy," by Yossi Klein-Halevi

Sunday, October 27, 2019 • 5:00 PM

AT&T Center Amphitheater

Professor Laura Limonic: "Kugel and Frijoles: Latino Jews in the U.S."

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 • 1:00 PM

RLP 1.302D

Professor Laura Limonic discusses her research on Latino/a Jews in the United States

Film: "Persona Non Grata" (Japan, 2015)

Sunday, November 10, 2019 • 4:00 PM

POB 2.302 Avaya Auditorium

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)

A Talk by Dr. Nitzan Lebovic

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 • 12:00 PM


Israel in Context Fall lecture