Prof. Sarah Guri Rosenblit, Vice-President, The Open University
First Panel: Political and Literary Manifestations of Jazz.
Chair: Dr. Dan Cahn, The Open University, University of Haifa.
Dr. Wolfram Knauer, Director of the Jazzinstitut Darmstadt, Germany.
From Gospel to “Black Lives Matter”: Reflections on the
Subversive Power of Music
Dr. Keren Omry, Dept. of English Language & Literature, University of Haifa
Jazz in African American Literature
Second Panel: Jazz in Israel
Chair: Professor Yuval Shaked, Head of the School of the Arts,
University of Haifa.
Dr. Alona Sagee, Givat Washington. Academic College of Education
Jazz in Israel: Historical, Musicological, and Socio-Cultural Aspects
Dan Gottfried, Founder of the Jazz program, The Rubin Academy of Music and
Dance in Jerusalem; Initiator of the Red Sea Jazz Festival
Notes on Jazz Activities in Israel During the Last Quarter
of the 20th Century
Visit to the exhibition Swing & Shoot by Yossi Zwecker