Event Information
YIVO Institute for Jewish Research Presents
Weinreich in America
Sunday, December 04, 2011


Length: 7 hrs 00 mins
Intermission: Yes
Seating: General Admission
You choose your seats when you get to the theater.

Max Weinreich (1894–1969) was a principal founder of the YIVO Institute and oversaw its move from Vilna to New York in 1940. A renowned linguist, Weinreich devoted his life to promoting and studying Yiddish, applying the latest advances in social science to the problems facing the Jewish people, and encouraging other scholars. This day-long conference will feature leading experts on Weinreich focusing on his career in, and relationship with, America.

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This event is general admission and no seating is assigned at this time. You will choose your seats when you arrive at the venue. Please view the 'More info' link to view if the venue is ADA Complaint.