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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.

Picture Lock: 25 Years of Film/Video Residencies at the Wex

Learn more about our four-day celebration of the Film/Video Studio here (then grab a Festival Pass for admission to all screenings and conversations here). 

The Decline of Western Civilization

Don't miss your chance to see filmmaker Penelope Spheeris introduce her iconic The Decline of Western Civilization on Friday, October 23—get your tickets now.