Past Events

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 - 3:00pm
Perkins Library
The Duke Center for Jewish Studies in connection with the David M. Rubenstein Library has been proud to present the exhibit: "A Mockery of Justice: Caricature and the Dreyfus Affair." We invite you to join us at a wine and cheese reception celebrating this exhibit and the curators who put it... Read More »
Sunday, January 27, 2013 - 2:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center 240
The Duke-UNC Jewish Studies Seminar welcomes Zohar Maor, Department of History, Bar-Ilan University, who will discuss his paper on Max Brod.
Saturday, January 12, 2013 - 9:00am
Perkins Library
Few trials in French history have been so decisive, and so divisive, as the twelve year trial, re-trial and eventual acquittal of the Jewish Captain Alfred Dreyfus, who, in 1894, was falsely accused of selling military secrets to the enemy German army. As Emile Zola suggested in his valiant... Read More »
Sunday, December 16, 2012 - 9:00pm
Final Examinations End
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 - 9:00am
Perkins Library
Few trials in French history have been so decisive, and so divisive, as the twelve year trial, re-trial and eventual acquittal of the Jewish Captain Alfred Dreyfus, who, in 1894, was falsely accused of selling military secrets to the enemy German army. As Emile Zola suggested in his valiant... Read More »
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 - 9:00am
Perkins Library
Few trials in French history have been so decisive, and so divisive, as the twelve year trial, re-trial and eventual acquittal of the Jewish Captain Alfred Dreyfus, who, in 1894, was falsely accused of selling military secrets to the enemy German army. As Emile Zola suggested in his valiant... Read More »
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 8:00am
Final Examinations Begin
Sunday, December 9, 2012 - 6:15pm
Nasher Museum of Art
Immediately following this year's Rudnick lecture, featuring Dr. David Ellenson, please help the Duke Center for Jewish Studies celebrate it's 40th anniversary! This reception will be held at the Nasher Museum of Art, and guests will also be invited to also view the exhibit: "Collecting... Read More »
Sunday, December 9, 2012 - 5:00pm
Nasher Museum of Art
The Rudnick Lecture is proud to host Dr. David Ellenson, President of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (HUC-JIR) and I.H. and Anna Grancell Professor of Jewish Religious Thought, a distinguished rabbi, scholar, and leader of the Reform Movement. He is internationally recognized... Read More »
Sunday, December 9, 2012 - 2:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center 240
The Duke-UNC Jewish Studies Seminar welcomes Rabbi David Ellenson, President and I.H. & Anna Grancell Professor of Jewish Religious Thought, Hebrew Union College-JIR, who will present his paper "National Sovereignty, Jewish Identity and the 'Sake of Heaven':The Impact of Residence in... Read More »

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