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.

Jean Dubuffet, Vaches au pre (Cows in a meadow), 1954

Reserve your tickets now for Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection, on view through Dec 31. Learn more about the exhibition.

Artists featured in Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection

Learn more about the artists represented in Transfigurations at our dedicated website. (Educators will also find curriculum resources to support their K–12 classrooms.)