Associate Professor of Hebrew Literature and Culture, Department of Near Eastern Studies, Frankel Center for Judaic Studies, University of Michigan
February 22, 2018
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Sever Hall, Room 203, Harvard Yard, Cambridge, MA 02138
The lecture explores coffeehouses as a silk road of Modern Jewish Culture. Pinsker shows how Jewish modernity was born in the cafe, nourished and sent out into the world by way of print, politics, literature, art, and theater.