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Monday, September 5th, 2011
We are delighted to introduce the nine Fellows that have been selected to participate in the inaugural Los Angeles cohort:

FELLOWS HOME — Will Deutsch

Monday, September 5th, 2011

Will Deutsch

A series of illustrations depicting various Jewish traditions and biblical characters, inspired by the golden age of cartooning.

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FELLOWS HOME — Kristen Smiarowski

Monday, September 5th, 2011

Kristen Smiarowski

A site-adaptive dance-theater event examining the cultural construction of memory of historical events, referencing Holocaust survivor Ida Fink’s story “The Key Game.”

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FELLOWS HOME — Corrie Siegel

Monday, September 5th, 2011

Corrie Siegel

An exploration of Jewish identity through the visual language of cartography and micrography.

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FELLOWS HOME — Jessie Kahnweiler

Monday, September 5th, 2011

Jessie Kahnweiler

A comedic web series chronicling a young woman who searches the Los Angeles Jewish community in an effort to discover her inner Chutzpah.

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FELLOWS_HOME — Nina Becker

Monday, September 5th, 2011

Jonas N.T. Becker

A video installation investigating the Jewish narrative of annihilation and exodus through the lens of contemporary myths and experiences of the apocalypse.

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FELLOWS HOME — Sasha Perry

Monday, September 5th, 2011

Sasha Perry

A short documentary film that explores the complex relationship between religion and gender identity, told through the stories of those living in the divide.

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FELLOWS HOME — Paul Ratner

Monday, September 5th, 2011

Paul Ratner

A short fiction film focusing on the real-life tale of Don Solomono, a Jewish German immigrant who became the leader of a Native American tribe.

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FELLOWS HOME — Yelena Zhelezov

Monday, September 5th, 2011

Yelena Zhelezov

A series of participatory explorations of pedestrian Los Angeles, as walked by immigrants from the former Soviet Union.

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FELLOWS HOME — Tali Tadmor

Monday, September 5th, 2011

Tali Tadmor

A cabaret show-turned-dance party exploring the Yiddish Swing culture in Los Angeles in the 1940’s.

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