Tag Archives: Sephardic

The Buzz Without the Caffeine

No latte required: Sarah Zaides reports on the stimulating takeaways from JewDub Talks.

A Mosaic of Classes

Winter quarter is heating up with the latest courses from Jewish Studies. Book your spot today!

Something to Talk About

Experience Jewish Studies in a dynamic new format on November 8th.
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.

“My Sweet Canary”: A Musical Journey Through Anatolia

Roza Eskenazi's soulful music, while based in Asia Minor, transcends national boundaries.
Yad Vashem

What is Israel’s Narrative?

If Yad Vashem tells the story of Israel, where does the Sephardic Jew fit in the story?
Devin Naar

Devin E. Naar

Teaching specialties in modern European Jewish History and Sephardic Jewry.
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.
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"