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Laughing All the Way to Freedom
Jan 28 2013


MAX WEINREICH CENTER ACADEMIC LECTURE SERIES
Prof. Emil Draitser, Hunter College

Drawing on his book, Taking Penguins to the Movies: Ethnic Humor in Russia, Professor Emil Draitser of Hunter College explores the role of jokelore in helping Soviet Jews survive oppression, fight discrimination, and reaffirm their Jewish identity.

Laughing All the Way to Freedom Audio