Reluctant Jews

Reluctant Jews

PROLOGUE An Overdue Circumcision “Do you want a rabbi?”  I must have looked utterly baffled if Professor Luciano Supino, with his rosy features and aristocratically…

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Los Corassones Avlan

Los Corassones Avlan

Conversations on Jewish Life on the Island of Rhodes. A pop-up installation to discover, discuss and imagine.  Press contact: loscorassones.press@primolevicenter.org New York, NY - September 24, 2019…

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The Oral History Center: Los Corassones Avlan

The Oral History Center: Los Corassones Avlan

  • February 28, 2020
  • Press

We all have stories in our archives.  We know it is best to bring the stories out, for people to hear and see them.  But how?  One idea:   Involve the narrator, maybe she or he will have an idea.  That was the case in a recent event in New York

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I.Italy: The Life Of A “Foreign Italian”

I.Italy: The Life of a “Foreign Italian”

  • February 14, 2020
  • Press

Leo Yeni, an Artist’s Paper Life, presented by NYU Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò in collaboration with Centro Primo Levi showcases the life and struggles of a man through his art. To some, the show, curated by Cynthia Madansky, is an interesting look into the mind of the artist, who like many other Italian jews was abandoned by his country, to others such as Lillian Spiegel, it’s one more step towards giving Leo what he never managed to obtain during his lifetime, Italian citizenship.

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