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Author Talk: Kirsten Fermaglich, “A Rosenberg by Any Other Name”
December 10, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Literatour presents Kirsten Fermaglich, author of A Rosenberg by Any Other Name: A History of Jewish Name Changing in America. Mining court documents, oral histories, archival records, and contemporary literature, this history of name changing in the U.S. offers a previously unexplored window into American Jewish life throughout the 20th century.
Free for members of the JCC, the Yiddish Book Center, and the Western Massachusetts Jewish Genealogical Society; $7 general public.
Pre-registration is strongly encouraged. To register, call the J at 413-739-4715 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Co-sponsored by the Yiddish Book Center and the Western Massachusetts Jewish Genealogical Society