Yiddish Movie & Potluck — Avrom Karpinovitch: A Yiddish Life in Vilna

Boston Workmen's Circle, 1762 Beacon St., Brookline


A filmed interview with the writer Avrom Karpinovitch by director and Yiddish novelist Boris Sandler. Karpinovitch describes the People's Yiddish Theatre in Vilna that his father directed and around which his family life revolved. Cartoon drawings depict various anecdotes told in Karpinovitch's rich Vilna Yiddish and warm humor.

  • 6:30PM Potluck and reading
  • 7:30 PM Film (w/ English subtitles) and discussion

Suggested donation: $10