Jewish Studies Presents Judeo-Spanish Culture Week, January 24-31

For Immediate Release January 20, 2016 Contact: Shira Lander, 214-768-2157, jewishstudies@smu.edu Dallas, TX– Southern Methodist University will celebrate Judeo-Spanish culture with a series of festive events and lectures the week of January 24-31. Highlights include a screening of Flory’s Flame, a documentary about the life and music of renowned 90-year old Sephardic composer and performer Flory Jagoda, lectures from professors Danielle Joyner, Shira Lander and Bryan Kirschen and a concert featuring Trio Sefardi. All activities are sponsored by SMU’s Jewish Studies. More information is available at smu.edu/jewishstudies. Below is a full schedule of events: All events are open to the public. Sunday January 24 (2:30-4pm McCord Auditorium, Dallas Hall) – An exclusive screening of Flory’s Flame, based on the life and work of performer Flory Jagoda, a National Heritage … Continue reading Jewish Studies Presents Judeo-Spanish Culture Week, January 24-31