Tag Archives: Naar

Ladino Rocks: Sarah Aroeste’s Seattle Visit

How Sarah Aroeste made the idea of "Ladino rock band" a reality: a report from the first New Voices event.
Ravensbruck Holocaust museum image

Holocaust, History & Memory

JSIS B 269 / HIST 269
TTH 1:30-3:20pm
Devin Naar

A Guidebook for Sephardic Immigrants

Devin Naar's new blog series sheds light on rare Ladino artifacts found here in Seattle.
Photo by Brandi Kruse, KIRO Radio

Prof. Devin Naar interviewed by 97.3 KIRO!

Prof. Naar chats about rescuing Ladino treasures with Brandi Kruse of 97.3 KIRO FM.
Ladino theater

Seattle’s Ladino Legacy & Naar in the News

Sephardic Studies at UW is making headlines around the world.
Dr. Devin Naar

JTNews: Prof. Devin Naar is One to Watch

Devin Naar's impressive first year at UW has earned him a spot on JTNews "10 under 40" list.
Devin Naar

Devin E. Naar

Teaching specialties in modern European Jewish History and Sephardic Jewry.

What A Show!

Prof. Devin Naar gave a fantastic lecture that highlighted his scholarship and his ability to engage a diverse audience.
Cordoba Synagogue

Jewish Cultural History

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.
Prof. Devin Naar Interview

Meet Prof. Devin Naar

Get to know the newest member of our faculty with some clips from his inaugural lecture.
Devin Talk Video

Naar Welcome Lecture

Listen to Prof. Devin Naar's Inaugural Lecture, "Between the OttomanEmpire and the Greek Nation State--The Jews of Salonica"