Lithuania SIG #Lithuania Shtetl Love Song (Journey into Litvakland) #lithuania


Saul Issroff
 

re: : Journey into Litvakland
From: Olga Zabludoff <ozabludoff8@...> posted in Litvak SIG on
Sat, 18 Nov 2017

This is a reminder to anyone in the London area that the booklaunch of
Grigory Kanovich's shtetl Love Song is on 29 November, 2017.

SHTETL LOVE SONG
29 November 2017 at 19.00pm
Venue: Central Synagogue, 36 Hallam Street, London W1W 6NW

Noir Press, along with Spiro Ark and Central Synagogue are delighted
to invite you to the launch of Grigory Kanovich's award winning novel
SHTETL LOVE SONG. Join the son of the writer, Sergey Kanovich, plus
musicians who will bring a flavour of the Lithuanian 'Shtetl'.
Featuring Arjan Byron - Soprano, Stefan Byron - Piano, and Yoav Oved -
Tenor.

Shtetl Love Song is Grigory Kanovich's moving autobiographical novel
about growing up in a small Lithuanian town before the Second World
War.

Grigory Kanovich is Lithuania's most prominent writer, winner of the
Lithuanian National Prize for Culture and Arts. A play based on his
novels will be shown at London's Barbican Theatre, featuring an
all-star Russian cast.

The author's family will be attending and presenting memories >from the
Shtetl, plus readings >from the book and a concert of Yiddish songs and
a classical recital by Lukas Geniusas, silver medallist 2010 Chopin
Piano Competition and 2015 Tchaikovsky Competition.

Book Now: www.spiroark.org or 020 7794 4655: Tickets £ 10

The book can be ordered >from Noir Press (Lithuanian fiction in
translation), www.noirpress.co.uk/ or any bookseller

Saul Issroff
London

I have no commercial interest in this book.
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re: : Journey into Litvakland
From: Olga Zabludoff <ozabludoff8@...> posted on Sat, 18 Nov 2017

<<I have just finished reading a book which should be read by all
Litvaks who wish to experience life in a Lithuanian shtetl during the
19th-20th centuries.

Shtetl Love Song, an autobiographical novel by Grigory Kanovich... >>

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