The Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture is dedicated to studying and preserving Yiddish music and culture, teaching it to new generations, and supporting scholarship that explores it as an important facet of Jewish and American life. Established in 2010, it is part of the UW-Madison Center for the Study of Upper Midwestern Cultures and is named for Sherry Mayrent, an avid collector of historical Yiddish recordings.
7:00 – 9:00pm
October 23, 2017
Memorial Library, Room 126, 728 State St.
Free and Open to the Public
Richard March grew up a “red diaper baby” in a family committed to union organizing and civil rights. He went on to earn his Ph.D. in Folklore from Indiana University and had a thirty-year career in public folklore as a musician, radio producer, and Wisconsin’s…
The Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture is thrilled to announce our partnership with the…
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