2012-2013 Academic Year
Summer 2013 Events
MAY 29 Christine Evans, “Soviet Art and Culture After Stalin” 11:30 am, Jewish Museum Milwaukee
Free to members or with admission to the Museum
JUNE 13 David Nirenberg, “Anti-Judaism: The Western Tradition” 4 pm, Boswell Book Company, Milwaukee
JUNE 26 Jan Wolenski lecture, "Cultural Currents" Jews in Contemporary Poland" 7 pm, Jewish Museum Milwaukee
JULY 10 Ambassador Dennis Ross presents "Instability and the Transformation of the Middle East: Threats and Challenges in 2013." Wednesday, July 10th @7pm, Music Recital Hall UWM, 2400 E. Kenwood Avenue, Admission is free
Spring 2013 Events
Legacy Heritage Jewish Studies Project
Roots and Restlessness
Jewish Lives in the Arts
May 9, 2013
Jill Dolan, professor of theatre at Princeton University: “What Makes a Jewish Theatre Artist? Gesture, Voice, and Ethics in American Performance” (Faye Sigman “Woman of Valor” Lecture). May 9, 7 p.m., Golda Meir Library Conference Center, UWM.
March 14 - June 16, 2013
Exhibition: “Felix Lembersky: Soviet Forms, Jewish Context” Jewish Museum Milwaukee Free to members or with admission to the Museum.
February 20, 2013
Tobias Brinkmann, “Queen Isabella’s Statue: Chicago Reform Jews and the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition” 7:30pm, Congregation Sinai, Fox Point.
February 9 & 10, 2013
Festival of Films in French, Union Theatre, UWM Moi, petite fille de 13 ans; talkbacks with Rachel Baum Feb. 9, 7pm; Feb. 10, 5pm Les hommes libres; talkbacks with Ellen Amster Feb. 9, 9pm; Feb. 10, 7pm.
Fall 2012 Events
December 6, 2012
The Train; talkback with Carl Bogner 6:15pm, Lubar Auditorium, Milwaukee Art Museum.
November 14, 2012
Samir El-Youssef, “Writing for Peace” 7pm, Boswell Book Company, Milwaukee.
November 4, 2012
The Klezmatics in Concert, 6pm, Zelazo Center, UWM Tickets: $30; ages 13-18: $15; 12 & under: $5 UWM students (with ID): free. Students should go to PSOA Box Office prior to event
November 1, 2012
The Rape of Europa; talkback with Winson Chu 6:15pm, Lubar Auditorium, Milwaukee Art Museum
October 16, 2012
Barbara Kohl-Spiro, “Shiviti: The Journey of an Artist” 5:30pm: Reception, Joseph & Vera Zilber Student Center, Hillel Milwaukee. Free, but RSVPs appreciated 7pm: Talk, Golda Meir Library, UWM
October 11, 2012
Michael Berkowitz, “Jews and Studio Photography in Britain and Beyond: Between Intimacy and Commercialism” 7:30pm, Congregation Beth Israel, Glendale
October 4, 2012
Eyewitness; talkback with Ruth Schwertfeger 6:15pm, Lubar Auditorium, Milwaukee Art Museum
September 15, 2012
Breath in a Ram’s Horn: The Jewish Spirit in Classical Music with composer Daniel Asia, 8:30pm, Zelazo Center, UWM