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Book Launch

June 15, 2023

Launch of Who Gets In: An Immigration Story, by Norman Ravvin, critic, fiction writer, and journalist, PhD University of Toronto, Dept. of English.

Held at the Museum of Jewish Montreal.


May 8, 2023

"When Did Antisemitism Become a Problem? Antisemitism, Oppression, and Sovereignty"

Hybrid lecture by Shaul Magid, Distinguished Fellow in Jewish Studies at Dartmouth College

Dr. Miranda Crowdus

Panel Discussion

February 16, 2023

Discussion on Public Intimacy with Prof. Miranda Crowdus, director of The Institute for Canadian Jewish Studies.

Jordan Kirsch playing trumpet

Talk & Workshop

February 13, 2023

Led by Jordan Hirsch, klezmer musician, at the Institute for Canadian Jewish Studies.


January 30, 2023

Needle and Thread, a compelling dance-music-film-textile commemorative performance.

Held at the Concordia University Webster Library for International Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Actors on a stage filled with textiles
  • Choreographer/Dancer: Suzanne Miller
  • Sound Design: Allan Paivio
  • Performer: Mindy Yan Miller
  • Costume: Mindy Yan Miller
  • Vocalist: Ainsley McNeaney

Workshop + Q&A

November 29, 2022

With award recipients Natasha Doyon and Angelic Goldsky, discussing their projects for Performing the Canadian Jewish Archive (PCJA)

Cover of book "Drame au cirque" by George Ferenczi


October 26, 2022

"Hungarian Montreal and being Jewish"

Reading by George Ferenczi, author and founding publisher and Editor-in-chief of Les Editions Est-Ouest Internationales, from his novel Circus.

Cover of the Oxford Handbook of Jewishness and Dance

Book Launch

July 10, 2022

Launch of The Oxford handbook of Jewishness and dance, by Naomi Jackson.

With Suzanne Miller, Montreal-based choreographer and dance artist & Philip Szporer, Co-Director and Co-Producer of Mouvement Perp├ętuel, and Part-time Faculty, Concordia University.

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