Special Tour of Global India: Kerala, Israel, Berkeley

with Visiting Scholar Dr. Barbara Johnson
Date & Time: 
Wednesday September 11, 2013 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
Location: 
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

Global India: Kerala, Israel, Berkeley, curated by

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  • Keepers of the Lost Ark: Behind the Scenes at The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life

    Date & Time: 
    Wednesday August 28, 2013 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Designed for students during UC Berkeley Welcome Week, this behind-the-scenes tour will reveal the many unique resources and events that are available for teaching, study, and personal

    Holy Land, California

    Prints by Albert Garvey, 1974
    On view: 
    Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - Friday, June 27, 2014

    In 1974, the Judah L. Magnes Museum commissioned Albert Garvey (b.

    American Jerusalem: Jews and the Making of San Francisco

    (Dir. Marc Shaffer, 2013, 55 min)
    Date & Time: 
    Tuesday September 03, 2013 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    East Bay premiere of the epic story of the pioneering Jews of San Francisco.

    Lands/Scapes: On Painting and Jewish Geography

    On view: 
    Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - Friday, December 13, 2013

    This is the first exhibition to highlight landscape art from The Magnes collection.

    Global India: Kerala, Israel, Berkeley

    Case Study No. 4
    On view: 
    Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - Friday, June 27, 2014

    The Future of Rachel Marker: A Closing Program

    Moira Roth in conversation with Alla Efimova and special guest John Farmer
    Date & Time: 
    Thursday June 27, 2013 05:30 PM to 07:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    Please join us for the closing of the exhibition Through the Eyes of Rachel Marker | A Literary Install

    The Magnes Recommends: The Tenth Annual Judith Lee Stronach Memorial Lecture on the Teaching of Poetry

    Date & Time: 
    Friday May 17, 2013 06:30 PM to 06:30 PM
    Location: 
    UC Berkeley, Doe Library, Morrison Reading Room

    Introduction by Lyn Hejinian 

    Nikky Finney, Poet

    Holocaust Survivors Memoir Writing Group - Public Reading

    Date & Time: 
    Thursday June 06, 2013 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley

    We are honored to present a reading by members of the Holocaust Survivors Memoir Writing Group, sponsored in conjunction with JFCS East Bay.

    Movie Night | The Swing Girls (Italy, 2010)

    Introduction by Francesco Spagnolo
    Date & Time: 
    Thursday May 02, 2013 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
    Location: 
    The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, 2121 Allston Way, Berkeley
    Swing Girls (Le ragazze dello swing)