Events Archive

2012-2013 Academic Year

Summer 2013 Events

May 29, 2013

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, 2013

David Nirenberg, “Anti-Judaism: The Western Tradition” 4 pm, Boswell Book Company, Milwaukee.

June 26, 2013

Jan Wolenski lecture, "Cultural Currents" Jews in Contemporary Poland" 7 pm, Jewish Museum Milwaukee.

July 10, 2013

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

Download 2012-13 program PDF

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

Prior Events by Academic Year