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Holocaust Resistance in Yiddish Poetry & Song

April 21 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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“And The Words Belong to the People” – Holocaust Resistance in Yiddish Poetry & Song

Featuring
Mike Burstyn
Miri Koral

A Facebook Live Event in Commemoration of Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Hosted by the L.A. Museum of the Holocaust
LINK FOR JOINING on April 21.

. . .
Perhaps these words will endure,
And live to see the light loom —
And in the destined hour
Will unexpectedly bloom?
And like the primeval grain
That turned into a stalk —
The words will nourish,
The words will belong
To the people, in its eternal walk.
— Avrum Sutzkever (From “Grains of Wheat”, Vilna Ghetto, 1943)
Translated by B & B. Harhav