Category Archives: Announcements

Book cover for Yiddish Empire: the Vilna Troupe, Jewish Theater, and the Art of Itinerancy, by Debra Caplan
October 23rd, 2018

Debra Caplan speaks about her book Yiddish Empire: The Vilna Troupe, Jewish Theater, and the Art of Itinerancy, Monday, October 29, 2018, 5:30-7:00pm, Memorial Library, Room 126.

Helvetia 101 label, Durlhofer Jodel, Charles Schoenenberger
September 29th, 2018

2 CD-set produced by Archeophone Records in cooperation with Mills Music Library and the Center for the Study of Upper Midwestern Cultures is now here and available for borrowing.

Rudolf Pietsch, leader of Die Tanzgeiger
August 31st, 2018

Austrian ensemble Die Tanzgeiger performs Monday, September 24, 2018. Wayside Dining Room, University Club, 803 State St. 5:00pm Reception (with food) 6:00pm Concert. Free and Open to the Public.

Debut exhibition poster
August 30th, 2018

An Exhibition of Recent Acquisitions in Special Collections, on display from August 27-December 14, 2018, in Department of Special Collections, Memorial Library.

Kanopy database logo
June 28th, 2018

Streaming video database business model deemed unsustainable.

Boxes containing Ben Sidran's personal archives
May 30th, 2018

Madison music legend’s materials become part of Wisconsin Music Archives.

books on library shelving
April 30th, 2018

Options available for UW-Madison Alumni to continue using library resources and services.

Label for Banner 78rpm side B-547 A, "Beit mich a bissele"
April 5th, 2018

Mayrent Institute for Yiddish Culture project to highlight selections from the Mayrent Collection of Yiddish Recordings

January 27th, 2018

41 titles have been added to their Video On Demand catalog.

Cover of John W. Barker's 2017 book The Pro Arte Quartet
January 19th, 2018

John W. Barker’s book is an historical overview of the Pro Arte Quartet, which was founded in 1912 and has been in residence at University of Wisconsin-Madison since 1940.