Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Great Events on Latin American Jewry in Bangor


MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR TWO PUBLIC LECTURES ON LATIN AMERICAN JEWRY ON THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 20 2012:
Both lectures are by Tel Aviv University Spanish Professor Dr. Amalia Ran, are sponsored by Bangor JCEA, and are free and open to the public.

""Nuestra Shoa (Our Holocaust): Memory and Post-Memory in Latin American Perspectives," 12:30-1:45 p.m., 
Totman Room, Memorial Union, University of Maine, Orono. This brown bag luncheon lecture is co-sponsored by the Women in the Curriculum & Women's Studies Program, the  Marxist-Socialist Interdisciplinary Minor, the Maine Peace Action Committee, the Memorial Union, the College of Liberal Arts and Science, and UMaine Hillel. This lecture is part of the weekly Socialist and Marxist Studies Lecture Series.
"If You Will It, It Is No Dream... ?  And If Not?:   Imagining Israel in Contemporary Jewish-Latin American  Culture.”  
7 PM, Congregation Beth Abraham, 145 York St., Bangor, to be followed by questions and answers and a reception for Prof. Ran. 
For further information, please contact Dr. Ann Schonberger [942-4055] or Congregation Beth Abraham [947-0876].