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College of Arts & Sciences
Jewish Studies Program


Wagner World Wide: America, 15th Annual Comparative Literature Conference

Sunday, January 27, 2013 - 8:00am to Saturday, February 2, 2013 - 11:00pm



Na'ama Sheffi
Professor of Communications, Sapir College, Israel

"Wagener in Israel: Between Memory and Liberalism"

"Third Reich and Israel" panel discussion

Place: School of Music, Recital HallĀ 


Dr. Sheffi is a noted Wagner expert, a frequent columnist for Ha'aretz, and will be discussing Wagner, the Holocaust, and the performance ban in Israel.

Additionally; Hilan Warshaw, a young New York filmmaker, is currently making a documentary called Wagner's Jews. It will be screened in 2013 in London and additional national locations. For more information, here is the Hilan Warshaw website This link is specifically for the documentary.


[Sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences, Jewish Studies Program, School of Music, and Comparative Literature]


PDF icon Wagner World Wide Poster: 1-31-2013
PDF icon Wagner World Wide Program: 1-31-2013