The Poetics of Mizrahi Identity Poetry Reading and Talk


Jewish History Museum 
564 S Stone Avenue
85701 Tucson , AZ


Mon, 02/13/2017 - 3:00pm to Wed, 05/25/2022 - 6:49am


The Poetics of Mizrahi Identity 

Author of five books poetry in Hebrew and the critical work, "Intra-Jewish Conflict in Israel: White Jews, Black Jews" (Routledge), Sami Shalom Chetrit will read from and contextualize his poetics  oeuvre.

“With unflinching courage, clarity, and wit, Sami Shalom Chetrit has gone places no contemporary Israeli Hebrew poet has dared venture.”
- Ammiel Alcalay, professor of Comparative Literature, Queens College and CUNY Graduate Center.
This event is free and open to the public
Co- sponsored by the University of Arizona's Center of Middle Eastern Studies, School of Anthropology, School of Middle Eastern and North African Studies, and Arizona Center of Judaic Studies.
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