How Sarah Aroeste made the idea of "Ladino rock band" a reality: a report from the first New Voices event.
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Devin Naar's new blog series sheds light on rare Ladino artifacts found here in Seattle.
Prof. Naar chats about rescuing Ladino treasures with Brandi Kruse of 97.3 KIRO FM.
Sephardic Studies at UW is making headlines around the world.
Devin Naar's impressive first year at UW has earned him a spot on JTNews "10 under 40" list.
Teaching specialties in modern European Jewish History and Sephardic Jewry.
Prof. Devin Naar gave a fantastic lecture that highlighted his scholarship and his ability to engage a diverse audience.
Explore various expressions of Jewish culture including biblical, Hellenistic, Judeo-Arabic, Sephardic, Ashkenazic, Eastern European, American and Israeli. As we analyze Jewish culture across time and space, we will discuss how Jews both adopted the cultural assumptions of their neighbors and adapted these traditions to preserve a distinct identity.
Get to know the newest member of our faculty with some clips from his inaugural lecture.
Listen to Prof. Devin Naar's Inaugural Lecture, "Between the OttomanEmpire and the Greek Nation State--The Jews of Salonica"