Recovering Lost Voices of the Sephardic Past: A Discussion with Professors Aron Rodrigue and Sarah Abrevaya Stein, Moderated by Sara Ivry
Book Discussion In celebration of the release of "A Jewish Voice from Ottoman Salonika: The Ladino Memoir of Sa'adi Besalel a-Levi," join a conversation with two leading scholars of Sephardic history about the quest for lost sources and perspectives on the Judeo-Spanish past. As they describe the experience of uncovering, translating, and interpreting the first Ladino memoir known to be written, Professors Stein (UCLA) and Rodrigue (Stanford) will reflect on the challenges and rewards of writing Sephardic history. Sara Ivry, Senior Editor, Tablet Magazine, moderator.
$15 general, $10 CJH, ASF members, $8 students. Tickets at www.smarttix.com or 212-868-4444.
Judith C. Siegel
Director of Academic & Public Programs
Center for Jewish History
15 w. 16th St.
New York, NY 10011
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