AUTHOR TALK | "Whitechapel Noise," with Vivi Lachs

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2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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Yiddish Book Center
1021 West St.
Amherst, MA 01002

Vivi LachsWhitechapel Noise: Jewish Immigrant Life in Yiddish Song and Verse, London 1884-1914 tells the story of London’s Yiddish popular culture through an historical lens. Lachs provides a window into Anglo-Jewish history, English socialist aesthetics, and music-hall culture. Archival material from the London Yiddish press, songbooks, and satirical writing help to illustrate the untold cultural life of the Yiddish East End.

Suggested donation: $5 
Yiddish Book Center members: FREE
Springfield JCC members: FREE 
 

This event is co-sponsored by the Springfield JCC.


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