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Is There a ‘Doctuh’ in the House? Jewish Physicians in American Comedy

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September 18, 2016

Speaker Dr. Ted Merwin From the early 21st century Matt Groening creation Futurama and its crustacean alien Dr. Zoidberg all the way back to the “Doctor Kronkheit” of 1920s’ vaudeville fame, the Jewish doctor has been a staple of American humor. Learn and laugh in this multimedia exploration of some fascinating examples, some of which are featured in Beyond Chicken Soup.

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Jewish Museum of Maryland
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Baltimore, MD 21202
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