UC Berkeley Israeli Film Festival

Film Screening: Strangers No More (Dir. Karen Goodman and Kirk Simon, Israel, 2010)
Date & Time: 
Tuesday April 10, 2012 06:30 AM to 06:30 AM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

In the heart of Tel Aviv, there is an exceptional school where children from forty-eight different countries and diverse backgrounds come together to learn.

UC Berkeley Israeli Film Festival

Film Screening: The Matchmaker (Dir. Avi Nesher, Israel, 2010)
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Date & Time: 
Tuesday April 03, 2012 06:30 PM to 06:30 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Arik, a teenage boy growing up in Haifa in 1968, gets a job working for Yankele Bride, a matchmaker.

Raoul Wallenberg: A Biography

Book presentation with authour Bengt Jangfeldt
Raoul Wallenberg: A Biography by Bengt Jangfeldt
Date & Time: 
Wednesday April 25, 2012 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Bengt Jangfeldt is a Professor of Literature and best-selling writer in Sweden.

Dissolving Localities: Conversation with the Artist

Emmanuel Witzthum
Date & Time: 
Thursday March 15, 2012 06:00 PM to 08:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Multimedia artist Emmanuel Witzthum (Jerusalem) and scholar Jeffrey Shandler (Rutgers University), in conversation with Francesco Spagnolo (The Ma

Screening: Adam Resurrected

Adam Resurrected
Date & Time: 
Thursday February 23, 2012 07:00 PM to 09:30 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Adam Resurrected

Troika Journal Release Party

Hosted by the Russian Student Club, UC Berkeley
Troika
Date & Time: 
Thursday January 26, 2012 06:30 PM to 08:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Troika

Bustan Quartet

Presented by the Jewish Music Festival
Bustan
Date & Time: 
Thursday March 22, 2012 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Reunited members of an internationally acclaimed Arab and Jewish ensemble from Israel draw on Western and Middle Eastern classical traditions, Jazz and improvisation to create a stunningly ori

Lehrhaus 360| Bridging Past and Future: The Bay Area Jewish Community

How We Got Here: Reflecting on the Past 150 Years
Seymour Fromer
Date & Time: 
Sunday February 12, 2012 10:30 AM to 05:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

This conference offers a panoramic perspective on the history of the Bay Area Jewish community from the Gold Rush to the present and in-depth perspectives through workshops and a dramatic monologue

Pell Lecture: From the Ottoman Empire to the Holocaust

The Jews of Rhodes and the End of the Sephardi Levant, 1900-1944
Aron Rodrigue
Date & Time: 
Wednesday February 08, 2012 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Aron Rodrigue
Charles Michael Professor in Jewish History and Culture, Stanford University.

 

Cordelia, Mein Kind

Magnes by The Marsh Performance
Cordelia Mein Kind
Date & Time: 
Thursday February 02, 2012 08:00 PM to Sunday February 05, 2012 04:00 PM
Location: 
The Marsh Theater, 2120 Allston Way, Berkeley

Thur & Fri at 8pm
Sat at 5pm
Sun at 3pm