b'TUESDAY, MAY 24Morning Music10:00 - 11:00 AM Current Trends in Israeli Pop Music:Benjamin RubinArabic, Mediterranean, Spirituality and Rap: Israeli popular music today is vital and dynamic, complex, diverse, colourful and beautiful. In this eye-opening session, using a playlist of leading performing artists, Benjamin Rubin shows how popular music in Israel both reflects and affects changes in Israeli society. Listen to a dynamic sampling of whats going on musically in Israel with social, political and cultural context. Original English translations of the lyrics will be provided.Benjamin Rubinis a Toronto lawyer. Under his pen name, eBenBrandeis, he composes poetry, lyrics and YouTube video poems. He has edited a book of contemporary Jewish humour, translated a Hebrew autobiography of life in pre-war Pinsk, Poland, and was creator of NewHouseOfIsrael.net, an online Zionist conceptual art project.www.ebenbrandeis.com TICKETS LOCATIONFREEBernard Betel Centre Tickets Required 1003 Steeles Avenue WestCLICK HERE TO REGISTER18'