Jewish Studies in the Digital Age | Jewish Studies Academic Consortium of the Jewish Community Federation

Future of Memory
Date & Time: 
Sunday April 19, 2015 11:00 AM to 02:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

An Interactive Panel Discussion and Presentation of Work

Bruce Phillips: “Who is a Jew in 21st Century America?” | The American Jewish Experience Speaker Series

Berkeley Center for Jewish Studies
Bruce Phillips
Date & Time: 
Thursday February 05, 2015 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

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  • Digital Humanities at Berkeley & The Future of Memory Reception

    Future of Memory: HistoryPin
    Date & Time: 
    Wednesday February 18, 2015 05:00 PM to 08:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Digital Humanities at Berkeley
    &

    “The Future of Memory”

    Frontier Yiddish: Western Yiddish Americana from the Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life

    Townsend Center Working Group on Modern Jewish Culture for Faculty and Students
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    Date & Time: 
    Wednesday January 28, 2015 04:30 PM to 06:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Special Guest: Danny Luzon, Graduate Student in Comparative Literature

    The Nile Project | CalPerformances Symposium, Food Tasting, and Community Music Event

    Nile Project
    Date & Time: 
    Friday February 20, 2015 02:00 PM to 10:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Join CalPerformances at The Magnes for a symposium, food tasting, and community music event centering around the performance of

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  • The Secret Language of Flowers. Botanical Drawings from Israel, 1949-1950

    Lerner, Flower-World of Israel, 1949-1950 (84.1.1.37)
    On view: 
    Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - Friday, June 26, 2015

    The Future of Memory: Jewish Culture in the Digital Age

    Future of Memory: HistoryPin
    On view: 
    Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - Friday, December 18, 2015

    What should we remember, what should we forget, and who decides? 

    Jewish Songlines | Judeo-Spanish and Yiddish Music and Dance with Esti Kenan-Ofri (Israel) and Michael Alpert (United States)

    Date & Time: 
    Thursday March 19, 2015 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    A unique encounter between two world-class interpreters of Jewish musical traditions from Central and Eastern Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East.

    PopUp Exhibition | Daniel Fisher on Biblical Lives

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    Date & Time: 
    Wednesday February 25, 2015 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Daniel Fisher (Magnes Graduate Fellow and PhD Candidate, Near Eastern Studies) specializes in the Hebrew Bible and its early reception history. At the Magnes, Daniel is working with Dr.

    PopUp Exhibition | Anne Wootton and the Power of Searchable Sound

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    Date & Time: 
    Wednesday February 18, 2015 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    We search text all the time — why can't we search speech?