Tag Archives: Chicago YIVO Society

WPL: Thank You!

Todah Rabah, Sheynem Dank, and Huge Thanks to everyone at Wilmette Public Library who helped to make my 8/19 lecture possible and to everyone who came to cheer me on 🙂 ************************* “Fiddler on the Roof. The opening night of the … Continue reading

Posted in Lectures, Tzivi's Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

HWLC: Thank You!

Todah Rabah, Sheynem Dank, and Huge Thanks to everyone at Harold Washington Library Center who helped to make my 8/14 lecture possible and to everyone who came to cheer me on 🙂 ************************* “Fiddler on the Roof. The opening night … Continue reading

Posted in Lectures, Tzivi's Events | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

NPL: Thank You!

Todah Rabah, Sheynem Dank, and Huge Thanks to everyone at Northbrook Public Library who helped to make my 8/13 lecture possible, as well as everyone who came to cheer me on 🙂 ************************* “Fiddler on the Roof. The opening night … Continue reading

Posted in Lectures, Tzivi's Events | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

How FIDDLER has become…

Sincere thanks to Paul Wieder of the JUF News for this new post about my August lecture series for the Chicago YIVO Society’s annual Summer Festival of Yiddish Culture 🙂 ************************* September 22, 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the first Broadway … Continue reading

Posted in Lectures, Tzivi's Events, Tzivi's News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

LA CAMARA OSCURA

From Tzivi’s August ’12 Spotlight: In March 2009, I received a screener from the coordinator of our annual Chicago Latino Film Festival for a new Argentinian feature called La Cámara Oscura. I was entranced by this film, and wrote very … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Films/DVDs, Tzivi's Events | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Camera Obscura

From April ’09 Spotlight: Last year’s Chicago Latino Film Festival brought us glimpses of modern Jewish life in Chile and Mexico. This year’s schedule includes three Jewish-themed films from Argentina: a documentary (Our Disappeared), a contemporary feature filmed partly in … Continue reading

Posted in Films/DVDs, Tzivi's Events | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

New Irena Sendler Doc

From Aug ’10 Spotlight: Special Summer Screenings Continue The Chicago YIVO Society will present two screenings of the new documentary In the Name of Their Mothers: The Irena Sendler Story as part of their 2010 Summer Festival of Yiddish Culture. … Continue reading

Posted in Films/DVDs, Tzivi's Events | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment