Fierce as Death (lecture) & Bent Like a Question Mark (performance): Jewlia Eisenberg in Memoriam

  • Starts: 5:00 pm on Tuesday, October 18, 2022
  • Ends: 7:15 pm on Tuesday, October 18, 2022
Jeremiah Lockwood and Ricky Gordon present: “Fierce as Death”: Agadelkha and Jewlia Eisenberg in Memoriam and “Bent Like a Question Mark:” Performing the Celia Dropkin Archives 5pm Lecture by Dr. Jeremiah Lockwood on the queer erotics of piyutim, a Jewish devotional poetry form proposed by Jewlia Eisenberg Intermission with refreshments 6:15pm Musical Performance by Lockwood and Ricky Gordon of the Celia Dropkin, a Yiddish poet whose archive of poetry was set to music by Lockwood and Jewlia Eisenberg Of interest to people invested in Jewish Studies, queer studies, gender and sexuality, music, poetry, disability studies, Yiddish Studies, archival research, and more VIRTUAL AND IN-PERSON
Jeremiah Lockwood and Ricky Gordon
Howard Thurman Center for Common Ground, 808 Comm Ave
FLR 104
Sponsored by the Jewish Cultural Endowment, African American Studies, Musicology and Ethnomusicology, Religion, Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies, English, Learn More Series, Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies
Contact Organization:
African American Studies
Contact Name:
Ianna Hawkins Owen

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