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Hyam Plutzik: American Poet with Avi Hoffman and Edward Moran


The Yiddish Shakespeares

HYAM PLUTZIK: AMERICAN POET is a captivating film that revives the work of this forgotten Jewish writer who still remains a mystery. Juxtaposing memory, interviews, literature, and home movies, this film leads viewers on a journey through the life and legacy of Plutzik’s modernist voice, which resounds powerfully today. Immediately following the screening, Avi Hoffman will be in discussion with Edward Moran, a historian and literary advisor to the Estate of Hyam Plutzik and the documentary film.

To view this free event LIVE and via replay, please go to the following links:
https://www.facebook.com/YILoveJewish
https://www.youtube.com/c/YiddishkaytInitiative/videos

Funding for this program was provided through a Florida Humanities Community Project Grant in partnership with the Yiddishkayt Initiative, Inc.

Events Details:

Date/time: September 2 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Presented By:

Edward Moran, literary advisor to the Estate of Hyam Plutzik Avi Hoffman, Founder, YI Love Jewish

Event Fee:

Free

Event Type:

Virtual/Online

Event Contact:

Event Contact:

Alessandra Lasanta
Phone:
(888) 945-6835
Email:
info@whyilovejewish.org

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