Betwixt the Fish Market and the Bet Midrash

Yiddish Culture and Folk Art – Course in Hebrew

In cooperation with Beit Shalom Aleichem

Fridays, once a month at 9am

Series producer: Rivka Aderet

Academic counselor: Dr. Aviva Tal


Friday, April 23

  • Between the town and the town’s rabbis. Prof. Motti Zalkin
  • Illustration in the The Tseno Ureno and their origins. Ariella Amar

Friday, May 21

  • The folk Yiddish theater in Warsaw. Benny Mer
  • Demons and people in the work of Isaac Bashevis Singer. Dr. Bilha Rubinstein

Friday June 18

  • Itzik Manger and the “Alte Heim”. Dr. Aviva Tal
  • Kleizmer music in the eastern European town. An explained concert with members of the Israeli Kleizmer Orchestra, directed by Gershon Leizerson. Lecture and flute: Dr. Michael Lukin

Lectures are held in Hebrew, via “ZOOM”