March 14-15, 2013
The Mayrent Collection consists of over 9,000 78rpm recordings reflecting all aspects of Jewish cultural life. Join us for an invigorating symposium that introduces the collection, places it in the context of other American ethnic musics recorded on historical media, and considers questions about preservation of and access to historical media in the 21st century.
World Records: The Mayrent Collection of Yiddish 78s and the Future of Historic Sound Recordings
Thursday-Friday, March 14-15, 2013
Education Building, Room 159
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