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[VIRTUAL] Peak to Peak Webinar Concert Series: Middle Eastern/North African Jewish Poetic Songs (Piyyutim) From Pulpit to Pop Chart

Date: December 2, 2021Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join Dr. Galeet Dardashti, prominent performer and cultural anthropologist, and Prof. Yonatan Malin (CU Boulder) for this interactive program on Jewish piyyut (liturgical poetry and song) traditions from the Middle East and North Africa. Come hear, study, and learn several of these beautiful religious songs, and gain an understanding of their shifting cultural significance throughout Jewish history. The presentation will include material from Dr. Dardashti’s research on the Mizrahi piyyut movement in Israeli pop and rock music today.

Thursday, December 2 | 7 - 8:30 pm | FREE