Alicia Svigals http://wrti.org en The Yellow Ticket: An Early Record of 20th-Century Anti-Semitism http://wrti.org/post/yellow-ticket-early-record-20th-century-anti-semitism <p></p><p>The 2013 Philadelphia Jewish Music Festival concluded with a curious 1918 silent film,<em> The Yellow Ticket</em>, presented at the Gershman Y in Center City, with live musical accompaniment that gave the often-grainy images a new life and renewed meaning. One of the first films about anti-Semitism, <em>The Yellow Ticket </em>reminded The Philadelphia Inquirer's David Patrick Stearns just how much the world has changed – and how much it has yet to change.</p><p>http://youtu.be/P-w75T7RMPg</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 13 May 2013 01:48:07 +0000 David Patrick Stearns 5510 at http://wrti.org The Yellow Ticket: An Early Record of 20th-Century Anti-Semitism