Black Honey: The Life and Poetry of Avraham Sutzkever

When:
February 24, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2020-02-24T19:00:00-06:00
2020-02-24T22:00:00-06:00
Where:
Room L196 Education Building
1000 Bascom Mall
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Gwen Walker

Film Screening with introduction by Prof. Sunny Yudkoff

“The Russian-born poet Avraham Sutzkever wrote in Yiddish with wit and vitality through the Holocaust, saved hundreds of Jewish manuscripts from destruction, and testified at the Nuremberg trials. His story is a life-affirming exemplar of 20th-century Jewish experience.”
—New York Jewish Film Festival

Sponsored by The George L. Mosse / Laurence A. Weinstein Center for Jewish Studies
with generous support from
Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture
Center for Russia, East Europe, and Central Asia
Department of History
Department of German, Nordic, and Slavic