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Join us for engaging topics presented by leading university professors. Become a Patron of the Arts to receive special discounts & perks for all of the incredible parts of our 2016-2017 Cultural Arts season!

 

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From Tin Pan Alley to Broadway: The Creators of the Great American Songbook
with Charles Bergeron, Ed.D.
Professor of jazz studies; Program director for Jazz Pedagogy
Friday, March 3 at 10:30 a.m.

Enjoy this retrospective on the history and evolution of American popular music composers of the first half of the 20th century including: Irving Berlin, George Gershwin, Cole Porter, Richard Rodgers and others.

Cost: DPJCC Members - $8 • Community - $10
JTalks Series Cost: DPJCC Members - $32 • Community - $40

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Dylan
with Beth A. Allen, Barry Shapiro & Gary Kay
Friday, March 17 at 10:30 a.m.

Bob Dylan, an American singer-songwriter, who turned 75 in May, was named the #1 songwriter by Rolling Stone Magazine and is the recent recipient of the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature.  Dylan has been influential in popular music and culture for more than five decades.  We will look at his lyrics as poetry, and you will learn about his early life, who influenced his music and whom he influenced. 

Cost: DPJCC Members - $8 • Community - $10
JTalks Series Cost: DPJCC Members - $32 • Community - $40

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Teaching the Holocaust - Myths, Misconceptions and Millennials
with Gary Gershman, J.D., Ph.D.
Professor of history and legal studies; Nova Southeastern University
Wednesday, March 22 at 7:30 p.m.

Professor Gershman’s presentation of the Holocaust comes from the points of view of the victims, perpetrators and bystanders and is punctuated with samples of original documents.

Cost: DPJCC Members - $8 • Community - $10
JTalks Series Cost: DPJCC Members - $32 • Community - $40

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