The Czernowitz Yiddish Language Conference Centennial, 1908-2008
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100th Anniversary International Yiddish Language Conference
Chernivtsi, Ukraine, August 18-22, 2008

Other anniversary conferences:

Reflections on Czernowitz 100 year later: Yiddish culture in the twentieth century, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, March 30 -31

Czernowitz at 100: The first Yiddish language conference In historical perspective, York University, Toronto, Canada, April 13-14, 2008

Czernowitz: 100 Years Later, 12th Conference of international association of Yiddish clubs, La Jolla, CA, October 24-27, 2008

One hundred years later, still talking, by Marissa Brostoff, Forward, Feb 20, 2008

Shtetl: First Yiddish Language Conference

Other events dedicated to the anniversary:

Concert program (New York, Washington, Jerusalem, Tel Aviv):
The secret of my heart: songs of poets and composers from Czernowitz.

Art exhibit (Washington, DC):
The coat of many colors: a quest for Jewish togetherness.


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