05 juillet 2011

Yiddish haynt

To listen again to the latest broadcasts of the program Yiddish haynt, produced by the Maison de la culture Yiddish on the station RCJ 94.8 FMMay 26, 2011: Gilles Rozier and his guest, the writer Henri Raczymow for his new book, Heinz, (Editions Gallimard). Here.June 23, 2011: Gilles Rozier talks with Evelyne Grumberg, in charge of publishing at the Editions Bibliothèque Medem, about the reprinting of the Yiddish-French dictionary by Yitskhok Niborski and Bernard Vaisbrot. Here.
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05 juillet 2011

Report on

“La nuit des lettres,” literary event in MontpellierOn May 25, 2011 the Jewish Community Center of Montpellier held its annual program at the municipal library, the theme of which this year was Yiddish literature. Two round tables were organized, led by Paule-Henriette Lévy, the first, with Michèle Tauber and Rabbi Elie Lemel, devoted to Hassidic tales; and the second, in which two co-workers of the Maison de la culture yiddish, Rubye Monet, Board member of MCY, Yiddish teacher and an editor of the Yidisher tamtam and Gilles Rozier,... [Lire la suite]
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05 juillet 2011

The Yiddish-French dictionary is for sale!

The re-edition of the Yiddish-French dictionary by Yitskhok Niborski and Bernard Vaisbrot has been published.The preparation and the publication of this dictionary were made possible thanks to the European Commission, the Memorial Foundation for Jewish Culture (New York), the Alain de Rotschild Institute, the Friends of Alter Kacyzne and the United Jewish Fund.This first re-edition has received support from the Shoah Memorial Foundation. It is for sale at the bookshop of the Maison de la culture yiddish, price 34 €,or by... [Lire la suite]
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01 juillet 2011

Paris Yiddish center - Bibliothèque Medem Newsletter

The Paris Yiddish Center - Medem Library English newsletter is now on line on the website : http://yiddish2english.canalblog.com דער חודשלעכער בריוו פֿונעם פּאַריזער ייִדיש–צענטער -- מעדעם–ביבליאָטעק איז שוין אויף אינטערנעץ וועבאָרט : http://yiddish2yiddish.canalblog.com Sign up quickly! Still several openings available! For the ninth consecutive year, proposed by Estelle Hulack and Marthe DesrosièresKlezmer Paris-2011 > Jewish music from Central EuropeWorkshops in instrumental music , dance, nigunim, children and... [Lire la suite]
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01 juin 2011

7th FESTIVAL OF JEWISH CULTURES

A WORLD OF INFLUENCES June 14 to 30, 2011The following events are organized by the Maison de la culture yiddish – Bibliothèque Medem.To reserve and pick up tickets, contact: Maison de l'Europe, 35-37 rue des Francs-Bourgeois – 75004 Paris. Tel : 01 42 17 10 69 or on website www.fsju.org Tuesday, June 14 at 2.30 p.m.Musical influencesA musical medley through time and space with the Jews of Eastern Europe and the Balkans.Itinerant musicians carried with them different melodies, rhythms and languages, out of which grew whole new... [Lire la suite]
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01 juin 2011

AUTHOR IN RESIDENCE

To write on catastrophe Testimony and fictionCycle of literary encounters proposed by Cécile Wajsbrotwithin the framework of the Writers in Residence program in Ile-de-FranceTo reflect together on the following issues: the meaning of catastrophe, the discrepancy between testimony and fiction, do we grant fiction the right to deal with events that only a witness seems able to transmit? With the death camps as archetype, but referring to other catastrophes as well, even of lesser scope or impact -- all by means of literature. Each session... [Lire la suite]
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01 juin 2011

MONTHLY SEMINAR OF YIDDISH LITERATURE

Seminar in Yiddish : Other Hasidic legends and short stories by M.Y.Berditshevski Led by Yitskhok Niborski and Natalia KrynickaWith the support of the ROTHSCHILD FOUNDATION (EUROPE)Sunday June 19, at 9.30 a.m.The maskilim vs. Reb Nakhmen : Y. Perl, Y. Aksenfeld. Short stories by M. Y. Berditshevski.This seminar is conducted entirely in Yiddish. It is accessible to any student who has studied the language for three years. Hours: 9.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m. (with lunch break from 12.30 to 2.00. ). Contribution: 34 €. Members : 27 €.... [Lire la suite]
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01 juin 2011

FETE DE lA MUSIQUE

Tuesday June 21, 2011 MAKE MUSIC, SING YIDDISH, PLAY KLEZMER! The Maison de la culture yiddish offers an opportunity for those who want to sing or play solo or with a small group. As soon as it is set up, the program will be available at the center and will be published in the official program of the Fête de la musique. Contact Estelle : estelle@yiddishweb.com
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01 juin 2011

New Events in Music

Vira Lozinsky, Yiddish singer born in Moldavia and living in Israël, daughter of  Yiddish Mikhoel Felsenbaum, has put out a new CD of Yiddish songs entitled Vunderveg, original songs based on texts by her father(Hear excerpts here).The CD can be purchased at the bookshop of the Maison de la culture yiddish, price 18 €.Ruth Levin, chanteuse Yiddish singer born in Romania and living in Israel, daughter of musicologist Leybu Levin, has put out a CD of Yiddish songs under the title of Geheyme gest (listen some excerpts... [Lire la suite]
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01 juin 2011

The calendar of workshops at the Maison de la culture yiddish

Kindershul : Sunday June 5, 12 and 26 from 2.30 to 5.30 pm   Choral Group : Sunday June 19 and Tuesday June 21 from 11.00 am to 1.00 pm and from 2.30 pm to 4.30 pm Theater : Tuesday June 7 from 6.30 pm to 8.30 pm   Klezmer music : Sunday June 5 and 26 from 11.00 am to 1.00 pm Translation workshop : Tuesday June 7 and 14 from 2 pm to 4 pmConversation workshop : Wednesday June 15 and 29 from 7.00 pm to 9.00 pm or Thursday June 9 and 30 from 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm.                  ... [Lire la suite]
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