The Jewish Studies Seminar will meet on September 11 at 3PM. Our guest will be Professor Kenneth B. Moss, Felix Posen Associate Professor of Modern Jewish History, Department of History and Chair, the Leonard and Helen R. Stulman Program in Jewish Studies, The Johns Hopkins University.   He will lead a discussion of  ”Unchosen Peoplehood: Spoiled Identity, Political [...] read more about Seminar Sept. 11 with Prof. Kenneth B. Moss »

Conference in the Memory of Lilian Furst (1931-2009) Former Marcel Bataillon Professor of Comparative Literature (UNC-Chapel Hill) *** RSVP to Sandi Payne Greene ~~~~~~~~~~ 1 PM  Opening – Madeline Levine (UNC):  Lilian Furst and Postwar European Jewish Intellectuals - East & West 1:15 PM – A clip from Lilian Furst’s video testimony at the Shoah Foundation [...] read more about European Jewish Émigrés and the Shaping of Postwar Culture »

The next meeting of the Jewish Studies Seminar is Sunday, January 30, 2011.  Our guest will be Alexander (Ari) Joskowicz, Assistant Professor of Jewish Studies, European Studies and History at Vanderbilt University. He will lead a discussion of “Antisemitism, Anti-Catholicism, and Anticlericalism: An Entangled History.” paper available  JSS – Joskowicz read more about Next seminar January 30 with Prof. Alexander (Ari) Joskowicz »