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atOak Park Temple B'nai Abraham Zion and West Suburban Temple Har Zion 1235 N. Harlem Avenue, Oak Park Couvert $10.00 per person
Jeremy Dauber is the Atran Professor of Yiddish Language, Literature and Culture and, for a decade, directed the Institute of Israel and Jewish Studies at Columbia University, where he also teaches in the American studies program.
He is the author of Antonio's Devils: Writers of the Jewish Enlightenment and the Birth of Modern Hebrew and Yiddish Literature; In the Demon's Bedroom: Yiddish Literature and the Early Modern; The Worlds of Sholem Aleichem, and, with Joel Berkowitz, Landmark Yiddish Plays. For twelve years, he co-edited Prooftexts: A Journal of Jewish Literary History with Barbara Mann. His newest book, Jewish Comedy: A Serious History , was published in 2017. BothThe Worlds of Sholem Aleichem and Jewish Comedy were finalists for the National Jewish Book Award.
For more information, please contact Lisa Herst at 312-444-2838 or LisaHerst@juf.org