Lecture: Miriam Libicki
Date:Monday, December 03, 2018
Time:07:30 P.M. - 08:30 P.M.
Location:Stretansky Concert Hall, Cunningham Center for Music and Art
Miriam Libicki, an internationally acclaimed American-Israeli comics creator, will give a talk on Ethiopian Israelis in "Strange-ing the Welcomer: A Theory of Black and White and Jews All Over." There will be a Chanukah menorah lighting after the event.
Libicki is a groundbreaking and important voice in Jewish graphic narratives and her graphic essays address Jewish ethnic diversity, Israeli society, and the challenges of writing memoir.
This event is co-sponsored by Susquehanna Hillel, Jewish Life, Africana Studies, the Jewish Studies Program, the Department of English & Creative Writing, and Religious and Spiritual Life.