[Mendele] Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements--"Avrom Sutzkever Remembered, " April 11 on Los Angeles

Victor Bers victor.bers at yale.edu
Tue Apr 6 15:34:59 EDT 2010

Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements

April 6, 2010

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Date: Tue, 6 Apr 2010 12:37:04 -0400
From: yiddishinstitute at ca.rr.com
Subject: Avrom Sutzkever Remembered

The California Institute for Yiddish Culture and Language in Los Angeles 
(CIYCL) is pleased to announce its next event in the 2010 Showcase of 
Contemporary Yiddish Culture:  Sunday, April 11, 2010, 2 PM:  "Avrom 
Sutzkever Remembered:  The Extraordinary Life and Works of the Greatest 
Jewish Poet of Our Day", featuring prize-winning resident Yiddish poet 
Moshe Shklar presenting personal reminiscences and a literary overview  of 
Sutzkever's oevre.  Guest readers, including veteran Yiddish actor  Jacob 
Lewin, will read selections from Sutzever's works.  And our honored guests 
Theo Bikel and Tamara Brooks will perform one of Sutzkever's poems set to 

In Yiddish and English.

General admission $10; $8 Members; $3 Full-time students.
Location:  8339 W. 3rd Street, Los Angeles, 2nd floor. This event is 
co-sponsored by the LA Yiddish Culture Club (LAYCC), with the support of 
Nurit and Rick Amdur and the Ruth Ziegler Foundation.  The cultural 
series is dedicated to the memory of Lilke Majzner, the late LAYCC 
president and member of the CIYCL board.

For more information, please contact Miriam at yiddishinstitute.org or 
310-745-1190.  From CIYCL Director, Miri Koral. 

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