Slavic and Eurasian Studies

A Symposium on Eastern European Jewish Folklore: Lecture and Concert

February 23, 2003

2:00 pm:    Prof. Robert A. Rothstein, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
“On the Slavic/Jewish Interface, or Multiculturalism East European Style”

3:00 pm:   Prof. Valery Dymshits, Saint Petersburg University
“Distinguishing Features of East European Jewish Folklore:

4:00 pm:   Efim Chorny, Singer from Kishinev, Moldova
“Concert of East European Songs in Yiddish & Russian, Highlighting Moldovan Jewish Songs”

Sponsors: Co-sponsored by the Gale Chair of Jewish Studies, the Center for Russian, East European and Eurasian Studies, the School of Music and the Jewish Community Association of Austin with the support of the Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures, The Jewish Studies Program, The Department of Anthropology, The Program in Comparative Literature and Texas Hillel Foundation.

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