Events Archive

2012-2013 Academic Year

Summer 2013 Events

May 29, 2013

Christine Evans, “Soviet Art and Culture After Stalin," Jewish Museum Milwaukee

June 13, 2013

David Nirenberg, “Anti-Judaism: The Western Tradition," Boswell Book Company

June 26, 2013

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

July 10, 2013

Ambassador Dennis Ross presents "Instability and the Transformation of the Middle East: Threats and Challenges in 2013." July 10th, Music Recital Hall UWM

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, Golda Meir Library Conference Center, UWM

March 14 - June 16, 2013

Exhibition: “Felix Lembersky: Soviet Forms, Jewish Context” Jewish Museum Milwaukee

February 20, 2013

Tobias Brinkmann, “Queen Isabella’s Statue: Chicago Reform Jews and the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition," 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 and Feb. 10, Les hommes libres; talkbacks with Ellen Amster Feb. 9 and Feb. 10

Fall 2012 Events

December 6, 2012

The Train: Talkback with Carl Bogner, Lubar Auditorium, Milwaukee Art Museum

November 14, 2012

Samir El-Youssef, “Writing for Peace," Boswell Book Company

November 4, 2012

The Klezmatics in Concert, Zelazo Center, UWM

November 1, 2012

The Rape of Europa: talkback with Winson Chu, Lubar Auditorium, Milwaukee Art Museum

October 16, 2012

Barbara Kohl-Spiro, “Shiviti: The Journey of an Artist”: Reception, Joseph & Vera Zilber Student Center, Hillel Milwaukee. Talk, Golda Meir Library, UWM

October 11, 2012

Michael Berkowitz, “Jews and Studio Photography in Britain and Beyond: Between Intimacy and Commercialism," Congregation Beth Israel, Glendale

October 4, 2012

Eyewitness: talkback with Ruth Schwertfeger, Lubar Auditorium, Milwaukee Art Museum

September 15, 2012

Breath in a Ram’s Horn: The Jewish Spirit in Classical Music with composer Daniel Asia, Zelazo Center, UWM

Prior Events by Academic Year