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Box 52

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Contains 24 Results:

Moshe Lazar papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5282
Abstract

Moshe Lazar (1928-2012) was a professor in many subjects at the University of Southern California from the late 1970s until a year before his death. In addition to the many topics he taught at the University, he actively and avidly researched a variety of topics related to medieval literature, antisemitism, and Sephardic studies. The materials in this collection span the breadth of his scholarly interests and activities.

Dates: 1967 - 2015

Corkidhi, Nissim. G., 1938

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 1
Scope and Content From the Series:

This series contains both handwritten/ typed correspondence as well as email correspondence from various organizations and individuals. Some of the correspondence relates to Lazar's lectures and symposiums; some pertains to his academic research and proposals. Noted individuals represented in this series include artist Marc Chagall and playwright Eugène Ionesco.

Dates: 1938

Eluard, Paul

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 2
Scope and Content From the Series: This series is comprised of materials where there is some overlap with the Contemporary French Theatre series and several of the topics under Special Subjects. Moshe Lazar taught comparative literature for many years including medieval, Renaissance, and Modern literature and drama focusing on themes such as fantasy, the devil, representations of Jews, etc. The files in this series contain Lazar’s notes on concepts in contemporary drama and literature as well as copies of articles,...
Dates: 1967 - 2015

Fellini, Federico

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 3
Scope and Content From the Series: This series is comprised of materials where there is some overlap with the Contemporary French Theatre series and several of the topics under Special Subjects. Moshe Lazar taught comparative literature for many years including medieval, Renaissance, and Modern literature and drama focusing on themes such as fantasy, the devil, representations of Jews, etc. The files in this series contain Lazar’s notes on concepts in contemporary drama and literature as well as copies of articles,...
Dates: 1967 - 2015

Ionesco, Eugene

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 4
Scope and Content From the Series: The bulk of this series is comprised of materials by and about Eugène Ionesco, the Romanian playwright who wrote mostly in French, and one of the foremost figures of the French Avant-garde theatre. A personal friend of Moshe Lazar, Ionesco was interviewed by him; the transcripts are part of this series. An article by Moshe Lazar called “The Psychodramatic Stage: Ionesco and His Doubles” is included in several drafts as well as the final publication. Several of the folders contain copies of...
Dates: 1967 - 2015

Ionesco, Eugene

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 5
Scope and Content From the Series: The bulk of this series is comprised of materials by and about Eugène Ionesco, the Romanian playwright who wrote mostly in French, and one of the foremost figures of the French Avant-garde theatre. A personal friend of Moshe Lazar, Ionesco was interviewed by him; the transcripts are part of this series. An article by Moshe Lazar called “The Psychodramatic Stage: Ionesco and His Doubles” is included in several drafts as well as the final publication. Several of the folders contain copies of...
Dates: 1967 - 2015

Provencal Catalan Wedding Songs, 1970

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 6
Scope and Content From the Series: Provençal literature consists of the body of writings in the Occitan, or Provençal, language of Provence and neighboring regions in southeastern France. It was most representative in the lyric love poetry between the 11th and 14th centuries, that of the troubadours. Though most of the materials in this series contain examples of Provençal poetry and Hebrew- Provençal literature, there are also some studies and critiques of the period including a study of the Provençal drama “Le Jugement...
Dates: 1970

Los Cantos de Ester

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 8
Scope and Content From the Series: Sephardic studies refers specifically to the Jewish community which originated on the Iberian Peninsula at the start of the second millennium. More broadly, Sephardim includes the traditionally Eastern Jewish communities of West Asia and beyond who, although not having genealogical roots in the Jewish communities of Iberia, have adopted a Sephardic style of liturgy and Sephardic law and customs imparted to them by the Iberian Jewish exiles over the course of the last few centuries. The...
Dates: 1967 - 2015

Epoch of One Thousand Years, 1991

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 7
Scope and Content From the Series: Sephardic studies refers specifically to the Jewish community which originated on the Iberian Peninsula at the start of the second millennium. More broadly, Sephardim includes the traditionally Eastern Jewish communities of West Asia and beyond who, although not having genealogical roots in the Jewish communities of Iberia, have adopted a Sephardic style of liturgy and Sephardic law and customs imparted to them by the Iberian Jewish exiles over the course of the last few centuries. The...
Dates: 1991

Sephardic Poetry and Its Influence

 File — Box: 52, Folder: 9
Scope and Content From the Series: Sephardic studies refers specifically to the Jewish community which originated on the Iberian Peninsula at the start of the second millennium. More broadly, Sephardim includes the traditionally Eastern Jewish communities of West Asia and beyond who, although not having genealogical roots in the Jewish communities of Iberia, have adopted a Sephardic style of liturgy and Sephardic law and customs imparted to them by the Iberian Jewish exiles over the course of the last few centuries. The...
Dates: 1967 - 2015