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Library Film Series -- Hava Nagila (The Movie), October 24

Library Film Series - Fall Semester 2013

FREE and open to the public.

All films begin at 7:00 p.m. in the Main Library North Conference Room, W449

FREE parking is available in stadium lot 62E on Red Cedar Road after 6:00pm. The Main Library is wheelchair accessible via the south entrance. Persons with disabilities may request accommodations by calling Birdie Beckwith at 517.884.6454 one week before an event. Requests received after that time will be met when possible.


Thursday, October 24, 2013

Hava Nagila (The Movie)

"Through the unlikely prism of this song [Hava Nagila] the documentary manages to tell a complicated story of cultural adaptation while providing a fresh look at a good chunk of modern Jewish history, from poverty to plenty, from the shtetl in Ukraine to Israel to the suburbs of America…" -- –Rachel Saltz, New York Times, February 28, 2013.

Presented by Kenneth Waltzer, MSU James Madison College and the MSU Jewish Studies Program and Joanna Bosse, MSU Residential College in the Arts and Humanities and the MSU College of Music

Cosponsored by the MSU Jewish Studies Program

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