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"POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews" with Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett

Aaron-Roland Special Lecture
Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Professor of Performance Studies, New York University
Margaret Jacks Hall, Terrace Room (4th floor)
Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett – a distinguished New York University ethnographer, author, essayist and keeper of Poland’s Jewish heritage – talks about the newly-opened POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, in Warsaw. She takes us behind the scenes of its core exhibit, developed by a collaboration of more than 120 international scholars under her direction, and discusses her indefatigable efforts to reanimate a vanished Jewish world she has spent a lifetime exploring.
Co-sponsored with Taube Philanthropies

Details

When:

Tuesday, April 5, 2016. 05:00 PM

Where:

Margaret Jacks Hall (Building 460), Terrace Room (4th floor, room 426)

Sponsor:

Taube Center for Jewish Studies & Taube Philanthropies

Contact:

650-725-2789
lindamh@stanford.edu