Shabbat Service and Cultural Program

We are happy to welcome back a well received speaker:

Caraid O’Brien on Sholem Asch

Irish born writer and performer Caraid O’Brien is returning to speak about the brilliant Yiddish dramatist, novelist and interfaith pioneer Sholem Asch.  She will discuss her experiences translating and performing in his most famous play “God of Vengeance”.  Additionally, she will talk about the four never-before translated plays by Sholem Asch that she is working on now as a Translation Fellow at the Yiddish Book Center.
caraidobrien.com

If you want to know more about Asch, join Caraid at The Yiddish Book Center Asch Weekend November 1-3
https://www.yiddishbookcenter.org/sholem-asch-weekend

 

After the program, please stay for our pot luck desserts and schmoozing. We’ll provide wine, soft drinks, coffee and tea.

RSVP is strongly requested but not required.

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Date

Sep 20 2019

Time

07:30 PM - 09:30 PM

Location

Midtown Shabbat location
109 East 39th Street Manhattan, New York NY 10016, USA
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