Dan Ben-Amos

Public Programs

Dan Ben-Amos

Jewish Canon and the Folk Tale: Challenges and Negotiations

Wed, Apr 9, 2003 4:30 PM

Dan Ben-Amos, professor of folklore at the University of Pennsylvania, discusses folktales and their travels through homelands and diasporas.

This lecture is part of the 2002-03 Thomas and Diann Mann Distinguished Symposium series, Resetting the Margins of Jewish Folklore.

Presented by the Melton Center for Jewish Studies. Cosponsored by Ohio State's Center for Folklore Studies, Office of International Affairs, and Wexner Center.

2001: A Space Odyssey

Don't miss 2001: A Space Odyssey—screening in glorious 70mm as part of A Summer Abroad ‘14—on Thu–Fri, Aug 28–29.

Alberto Giacometti, Le chien (Dog), 1951 (cast 1959); Bronze; 17 ½ x 40 x 6 ¼ in.; Edition 8 of 8; Wexner Family Collection; Art © 2014 Alberto Giacometti Estate/Licensed by VAGA and ARS, New York, NY

Wexner Center members can now reserve their free tickets for Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection. Tickets go on sale to the public on Mon, Aug 25.

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