Jewish Comedy and Musical Satire

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This multimedia talk looks at the interaction between comedy and Jews, born of a fatalistic sensibility that sees irony everywhere, often expressed by sarcasm. (If a Jew says “Good thinking, Einstein,” she doesn’t mean you’re smart.) And as a free bonus (but for you, free), Jewish Musical Satire highlights five songs by Jewish songwriters which show cultural satire from a Hebraic perspective.

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