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Benji Lovitt: What's So Funny?

Thursday, November 8, 2018
12:30pm – 1:45pm

Storrs Campus
Babbidge Library, Video Theater 2, second floor

Join American-Israeli comedian Benji Lovitt for a presentation on Jewish comedy! Since moving to Israel in 2006, Benji Lovitt has performed for audiences around the world. His perspectives on life in Israel have been featured on Israeli television and radio and in publications such as USA Today, Time Magazine, Huffington Post, the Times of Israel, and more. Benji's observations on Israeli society, combined with his lifelong involvement in Jewish education, create a hilarious narrative that has brought smiles to faces all over the world.

This program is made possible by the UConn Center for Judaic Studies and Contemporary Jewish Life, the Lillian Margulies Singer Jewish Humor Fund, the Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies, and the Mandell JCC.

If you require an accommodation to participate, please contact Pamela Weathers at 860-486-2271 or


Pamela Weathers, 860-486-2271,

Judaic Studies (primary), CLAS Undergraduate Students, UConn Master Calendar

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