[Mendele] Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements--Shaechter Memorial program: Max Weinreich in America, Lorin Sklamberg

Victor Bers victor.bers at yale.edu
Wed Jun 20 07:24:35 EDT 2012

Mendele Personal Notices & Announcements
June 20, 2012

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From: Shevayidishlige at aol.com
Date: Wed, Jun 20, 2012 at 12:01 AM
Subject: Shaechter Memorial program: Max Weinreich in America, Lorin Sklamberg

Di Yidish-lige un der Yidisher visnshaftlekher institut – YIVO farbetn
aykh af der yerlekher program tsum 5tn yortsayt fun D”r Mordkhe
Shekhter, lingvist, mekhaber, balibter yidish-lerer. Di program kumt
for dem zuntik, dem 24stn Yuni, 2012, 2:30 nokh mitog in Tsenter far
yidisher geshikhte, 15 Vest 16te gas, Manhetn. Der hoypt-redner vet
zayn D”r Kalmen Vayzer fun Yorker Universitet af der teme “Maks
Vaynraykhs kumen in Amerike”. Gitl Shekhter-Vishvanat vet redn vegn
“Mordkhe Shekhter, der tate”. Der barimter klezmer/zinger Lorin
Sklamberg fun di Klezmatiks vet uftretn mit a kinstlerisher program.
Di program vet zayn in gantsn af Yidish. Verter tsu di lider un a
kitser fun der hoypt-rede dem hoypt-referat veln gegebn vern af
English. Der forgeleygter arayntret iz $5.00. Rezervirt ayere biletn:

Nokh informatsye: http://leagueforyiddish.org/events.html

Don’t miss the annual program in memory of the fifth yortsayt of
Yiddish linguist, author and beloved teacher Dr. Mordkhe Schaechter,
this Sunday, June 24, 2012, at 2:30 PM at the Center for Jewish
History, 15 West 16th St. in Manhattan. The keynote speaker will be
Dr. Kalman Weiser of York University, Toronto, who will be speaking on
“Max Weinreich in America.”  Gitl Schaechter-Viswanath will speak on
“Mordkhe Schaechter as a Father.” Lorin Sklamberg, famed singer and
member of the Klezmatics, will present a musical program. [This is an
all-Yiddish program.] The program will be conducted entirely in
Yiddish. Lyrics of the songs will be available in translation, as will
an English synopsis of the main lecture. Suggested donation $5.00.
Tickets may be reserved. 212-868-4444 or at

www.smarttix.com The program is sponsored by the League for Yiddish
and the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research. For more information visit

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