TITLE: A Bibliographer Encounters the Muses: Reflections on the Yiddish Theater and Its Legacy
SPEAKER: Zachary M. Baker
EVENT DATE: 05/08/2007
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 57 minutes
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Zachary M. Baker delivered the eighth Annual Myron M. Weinstein Memorial Lecture on the Hebraic Book as part of the Library's celebration of Jewish American Heritage Month. The lecture was titled "A Bibliographer Encounters the Muses: Reflections on the Yiddish Theater and Its Legacy." The lecture series honors Myron M. Weinstein (1927-1998), whose 29-year tenure at the Library was spent in the Hebraic Section.
Speaker Biography: Zachary Baker is the Reinhard Family Curator of Judaica and Hebraica Collections at Stanford University Libraries.