Jewish Studies Workshop - 2016/17
- September 19: Susan Bernstein (Professor of English and Director of Graduate Studies (English); Faculty affiliate, Gender and Women's Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison) "Jewish DeathThinking: Amy Levy and Anzia Yezierska"
- September 26: Josh Lambert (Academic Director of the Yiddish Book Center and Visiting Assistant Professor of English at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst) "Publishing Jews at Knopf"
- January 17: David Hadar (Freie Universitat Berlin) "Philip Roth's Israeli Readers: Debating Jewish Continuity" 12:30 start time
- February 6: Karen Underhill (Assisstant Professor at UIC in the Department of Slavic and Baltic Languages and Literatures) "Bruno Schulz, E.M. Liliem and the Archaeology of Polish Jewish Modernism"
- February 13: Adam Jones ( Associate Professor, Political Science, University of British Columbia Okanagan) " In the Bloodlands: Exploring the Killing Fields of Eastern Europe"
- February 20: Steven Weitzman (Abraham M. Ellis Professor of Hebrew and Semitic Languages and Literatures and Ella Darivoff Director of the Katz Center of Advanced Judaic Studies, Department of Religious Studies, University of Pennsylvania) "A Thrice-ToldTel: The Archaeology of Ethnogenesis", Samuel and Sheila Goldberg Lectureship Fund
- March 27: Maud Mandel (Professor of History and Judaic studies and currently serves as Brown's Dean of the College) "Street Riots and Jewish Politics: Anti-Jewish Violence in Tunisia Before Decolonization", Oscar and Rose Einhorn Fund
- April 17: Eric Calderwood (Assisstant Profressor in Comparative and World Literatures at the University of Illinois at Urban-Champaign) "Between Orient and Occident: Moroccan Jews and the Spanish Colonial Project"
Unless otherwise noted, Jewish Studies Workshops take place from 12 to 1:30pm in 109 English.
Events marked with an asterisk (*) are part of the Initiative in Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies.
To receive information about individual meetings, contact Brett Kaplan.