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Author Talk: Kirsten Fermaglich, “A Rosenberg by Any Other Name”

December 10 @ 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 arts@springfieldjcc.org.

Co-sponsored by the Yiddish Book Center and the Western Massachusetts Jewish Genealogical Society

Details

Date:
December 10
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Deb Krivoy
Phone:
413-739-4715
Email:
dkrivoy@springfieldjcc.org

Venue

Springfield JCC
1160 Dickinson Street
Springfield, MA 01108
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Phone:
4137394715