FILM | "Sholem Aleichem: A Conversation with Ruth Wisse and David Roskies"

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



Wisse Roskies cropThe premiere of a special film, recorded live last fall at the Yiddish Book Center: on the hundredth anniversary of the death of Sholem Aleichem, two of the world’s most engaging Yiddish scholars—Ruth Wisse, recently retired from Harvard, and her brother, David Roskies, of Hebrew University and the Jewish Theological Seminary—retell, discuss, and debate their favorite Sholem Aleichem stories in a lively, freewheeling conversation.

USA, 2015, 80 minutes, color, English. Director: Joseph Dorman.
Student | $4
Member | $6
General Admission | $8

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