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November 13 Seminar with Julie Mell

Wednesday, November 2, 2011
The next meeting of the Jewish Studies Seminar will be Sunday, November 13. This will be a joint session with the Triangle Medieval Studies Seminar. Our presenter will be Julie Mell (NCSU). She will lead a discussion of “The Jewish Serfdom that Never Was: Jews and the origins... read more about November 13 Seminar with Julie Mell»

September 11 seminar with Prof. Kenneth B. Moss

Thursday, September 1, 2011
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... read more about September 11 seminar with Prof. Kenneth B. Moss»

2011 – 2012 Jewish Studies Seminar Schedule

Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Sept. 11 – Kenneth Moss (Johns Hopkins Univ.) “Unchosen Peoplehood: Spoiled Identity, Political Extrusion, and the National Horizon of Polish Jews, 1918-1939″ Nov. 13 – Julie Mell (NCSU) “The Jewish Serfdom That Never Was: Jews and the Origins of English Representative... read more about 2011 – 2012 Jewish Studies Seminar Schedule»

Seminar Sept. 11 with Prof. Kenneth B. Moss

Monday, August 8, 2011
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... read more about Seminar Sept. 11 with Prof. Kenneth B. Moss»

Seminar Monday April 11, 2011 with Prof. Dan Diner

Tuesday, April 5, 2011
The Jewish Studies Seminar will meet on Monday, April 11 at 5PM. Our guest will be Professor Dan Diner of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Director of the Simon Dubnow Institute for Jewish History and Culture in Leipzig.  He will lead a discussion of  ”World War Two... read more about Seminar Monday April 11, 2011 with Prof. Dan Diner»

European Jewish Émigrés and the Shaping of Postwar Culture

Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Conference in the Memory of Lilian Furst (1931-2009) Former Marcel Bataillon Professor of Comparative Literature (UNC-Chapel Hill) *** RSVP to Sandi Payne Greene  payne@email.unc.edu ~~~~~~~~~~ 1 PM  Opening – Madeline Levine (UNC):  Lilian Furst and Postwar European Jewish... read more about European Jewish Émigrés and the Shaping of Postwar Culture»

Seminar Monday April 11, 2011 with Prof. Dan Diner

Friday, March 11, 2011
The Jewish Studies Seminar previously scheduled for March 20 has been changed to Monday, April 11 at 5PM. Our guest will be Professor Dan Diner of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Director of the Simon Dubnow Institute for Jewish History and Culture in Leipzig.  He will... read more about Seminar Monday April 11, 2011 with Prof. Dan Diner»

Next seminar Feb. 27 with Barbara Mann

Wednesday, February 16, 2011
The next meeting of the Jewish Studies Seminar is Sunday, February 27, 2011.  Our guest will be Barbara Mann, Associate Professor of Jewish Literature at the Jewish Theological Seminary. She will lead a discussion of “Space and Place in Jewish Studies.” paper available shortly... read more about Next seminar Feb. 27 with Barbara Mann»

Next seminar January 30 with Prof. Alexander (Ari) Joskowicz

Friday, January 21, 2011
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... read more about Next seminar January 30 with Prof. Alexander (Ari) Joskowicz»

Next seminar Dec. 5 with Hasia Diner

Monday, November 29, 2010
The next meeting of the Jewish Studies Seminar is Sunday, December 5. We are pleased to have as our guest presenter Hasia Diner, director of the Goldstein-Goren Center for American Jewish History at New York University. paper available  JSS-Diner read more about Next seminar Dec. 5 with Hasia Diner»

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