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Sunday
29
APR

Golden Age of Yiddish Literature in Canada with Pierre Anctil

15:00
18:00
Beth Tzedec Congregation
Event organized by Beth Tzedec Congregation

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Pierre Anctil, award-winning author, translator of Yiddish into French and professor of history, recreates an era in Canadian Jewish history marked by innovation, cultural creativity, and intense literary activity unparalleled in its variety and scope.

Event offered free of charge. For information, call 416-781-3511 or visit www.beth-tzedec.org.


Pierre Anctil is professor of Canadian History and Canadian Jewish History at theUniversity of Ottawa. His most recent book, "Jacob Isaac Segal: A Montreal Yiddish Poet and His Milieu", was translated into English by Vivian Felsen.