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7th Annual International Ladino Day
7th Annual International Ladino Day
WhenThursday, Dec. 5, 2019, 7 – 9 p.m.
Campus locationStudent Union Building (HUB)
Campus roomLyceum
Event typesAcademics, Exhibits, Lectures/Seminars, Performances
Event sponsorsSpanish & Portuguese Studies Leigh Ann Ruben, / (206) 616-3708

Linguistics. Michael Furr / 206-685-7467

History. Josh Apfel / (206) 543-2375

Anthropology. John H. Cady , (206) 543-5644

UW Libraries. Sandy Hawley / 206.543.9389

Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations. Patrick J. Gibbs / (206) 543-0475

Sephardic Bikur Holim. Rabbi Ben Hassan / 206.602.9395

Ezra Bessaroth. Albert Israel / 206-250-1148

Seattle Sephardic Network. Rena Behar / 206-849-7232
Target AudienceStudents, Faculty, Scholars, Jewish community, interested citizens.

Ladino Day 2019 will survey the life cycle customs and traditions unique to Sepharadim from the Ottoman Empire. From birth to coming of age, weddings to funerals, the program will highlight a selection of major life events and explore shifts in Sephardic culture and the Ladino language through textual and material artifacts, oral histories, and photographs. Performances of Ladino songs by the Ladineros, Seattle’s long time Ladino conversation group, a Ladino reading by Anna Jacoby (Northwest Yeshiva High School ’22) and a multimedia presentation by Professor Devin Naar, will bring memories of these Sephardic traditions to life.…
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