25 février 2009

Tuesdays of History and of current affairs

Introduction to the traditional Jewish world Series of 8 conferences in French by Philippe Boukara Tuesday March 3 at 8:30pm5/8. The life-cycle, prayer and commandmentsTuesday March 31 at 8:30pm6/8. The calendar– between the sun and the moon. One conference: 5 €. Members: 3 €. Free for those registered to Yiddish classes.Mandatory reservations at +33 (0)1 47 00 14 00.
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25 février 2009

Conferences in french

Berlin, the twenties, crossroad of Jewish identities Cycle of 5 conferences in French by Irène WeksteinIn Berlin of the Weimar Republic, swinging between prosperity and crisis, developed a vibrating modernity, which changed the way of life and multiplied cultural events. The city attracted a number of immigrants, especially Jews from Eastern Europe, fleeing pogroms and anti-Semitism. A number of intellectuals, writers and artists converged there, attracted by the aura of modernity of the city, to the point that for a time... [Lire la suite]
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25 février 2009

The Spring of the Poets

Humor, satire and parody in Yiddish poetry A Saturday encounter moderated by Yitshok Niborski in YiddishThe satirical spirit  is the mischievous fairy that presided over the birth of the modern Yiddish poetry. Since then, it never abandoned it, both in Europe and in the new countries of immigration. Hassidism, assimilation, community leaders, ideologies, Jewish and world politics, the press, the theatre and the writers - nothing escaped the sometimes smiling, sometimes caustic poems of several generations of Yiddish authors. From... [Lire la suite]
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18 février 2009

Conferences in French

Berlin, the twenties, crossroad of Jewish identities Cycle of 5 conferences in French by Irène WeksteinIn Berlin of the Weimar Republic, swinging between prosperity and crisis, developed a vibrating modernity, which changed the way of life and multiplied cultural events. The city attracted a number of immigrants, especially Jews from Eastern Europe, fleeing pogroms and anti-Semitism. A number of intellectuals, writers and artists converged there, attracted by the aura of modernity of the city, to the point that for a time Berlin was... [Lire la suite]
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18 février 2009

Literary Saturdays

Sixty years ago,  Zusman SegalovitshConference in YddishSaturday Feb. 7 at 3:00pmOn February 19th, 1949, alone in a New York hotel room, died one of the most read Yiddish writers of Poland between the two world-wars. He also wrote a number of dramatic poems about the genocide of European Jews. Free entrance. Mandatory reservations at +33 (0)1 47 00 14 00
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18 février 2009

Tuesdays of history and of current affaires

Introduction to the traditional Jewish world Series of 8 conferences in French by Philippe BoukaraTuesday Feb. 10 at 8:30pm4/8. Multiple currents - from antiquity to our times One conference: 5 €. Members: 3 €. Free for those registered to Yiddish classes.Mandatory reservations at +33 (0)1 47 00 14 00.
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