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BackRoom Boston & BFNJM Presents: Wild Burning Rage & Song — Replies to Scottsboro

March 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

BackRoom Boston & The Boston Festival of New Jewish Music Presents: Wild Burning Rage & Song — Replies to Scottsboro

In-person & on Zoom

This concert-lecture brings a turbulent period in American history to life as Professor Amelia Glaser joins Uri Schreter, Heather Klein & Anthony Russell in a performance of their new settings of Yiddish & English poetry of the 1930s written in direct response to one of the most famous miscarriages of American justice—& the birth of the American Civil Rights movement—the Scottsboro trials.

Amelia Glaser, professor & author of Songs in Dark Times: Yiddish Poetry of Struggle from Scottsboro to Palestine | Uri Schreter, composer & pianist | Heather Klein, composer & vocalist | Anthony Mordechai Tzvi Russell, composer & vocalist

Reception with light bites & open top shelf bar follows the performance.

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Date:
March 10
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Website:
https://events.humanitix.com/wild-burning-rage-and-song-replies-to-scottsboro

Venue

The Boston Synagogue
55 Martha Rd
Boston, MA 02114 United States
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