Tuesday, October 12 — 8 p.m., Russell House
Joshua Sobol will talk about his novel “Cut Throat Dog”. He will place this novel within the context of the “Shylock Syndrome.” Sobol is an international renowned playwright, writer, and director. In 2000 he was a visiting scholar at Wesleyan University and directed, with Wesleyan students, the play “Ghetto”, which was translated into more than 20 languages and has been performed by leading theaters in more than 25 countries through the world. A reception will follow. Sponsored by Jewish and Israel Studies.