Dec 09 2021
Studio Israel with Neta Elkayam

Studio Israel with Neta Elkayam

Presented by Schusterman Center for Israel Studies at Brandeis University and Vilna Shul. Boston's Center for Jewish Culture. Inc and Jewish Arts Collaborative at Brandeis University

Yuval Evri is Aisssistant Professor of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies and Marash and Ocuin Chair in Ottoman, Mizrahi and Sephardic Jewish Studies at Brandeis University, and a core faculty member at the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies.
Studio Israel is an online conversation series that looks at Israeli culture and diversity through the lens of contemporary Israeli artists and creatives. Chaired by Caron Tabb. Studio Israel is a partnership among Hadassah-Brandeis InstituteJewish Arts Collaborative, the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies, and the Vilna Shul, and is made possible by generous support from Combined Jewish Philanthropies. This event is also cosponsored by the Consulate General of Israel to New England.

About the Artist
Neta Elkayam has gained worldwide recognition as a performer of North African music. She collaborates with renowned local and international musicians and orchestras on stages around the world. She has received multiple awards including the ACUM Award, the Sami Michael Award, and was nominated for an Ophir Oscar Award for a leading role in the 2019's musical film "Red Fields (Mami)." Learn more about her in the New York Times profile, Bridging Time, Distance and Distrust, With Music.

Admission Info

This is a virtual event. Free and open to all. Registration required. Click here for more information and registration.

Dates & Times

2021/12/09 - 2021/12/09

Location Info

Brandeis University

415 South Street, Waltham, MA 02453

Accessibility Info