Great Yiddish Writers…

Poet Kadya Molodowsky

Poet Kadya Molodowsky

Professor Jan Schwarz.

Professor Jan Schwarz.

 in their own voices!  Jan Schwarz (Senior Lecturer in the Dept of Germanic Studies at the University of Chicago) will present historic audio recordings made during the 1960s at Manhattan’s 92nd Street Y.

Yiddish works are read by their authors and English translations are read by Irving Howe and Adrienne Rich.

Come hear this special multimedia presentation: Sun April 26 at 2 PM.

Beth Hillel Congregation Bnai Emunah; 3220 Big Tree Lane; Wilmette.


Admission: $5.  Kosher refreshments.  No reservation required.

Huttner & Schwarz before lecture.

Huttner & Schwarz before lecture.

Chicago YIVO Executive Board member Jan Lisa Huttner (aka Tzivi) with speaker Jan Schwarz before lecture.

One Response to “Great Yiddish Writers…”

  1. Mazel Tov, Jan! « Chicago YIVO Society’s Blog Says:

    […] HERE for photos from Professor Schwarz’s April ‘09 Chicago YIVO presentation Great Yiddish […]

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