H-JewishRhetorics is the scholarly network for Klal Rhetorica, a community of scholars working in the overlapping areas of Rhetoric and Jewish Studies.

Below you will find the latest books published in Jewish Studies, including new titles streaming from the H-Net Book Channel and new book announcements posted to H-JewishRhetorics. You will also find announcements and discussion shared among subscribers to H-JewishRhetorics. Pertinent CFPs can be found in a link on the right hand side of the page.

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Klal Rhetoric Meeting Minutes

Dear Klal Members:

Below, please find meeting minutes from our business meeting at the 2018 RSA Conference in Minneapolis, MN.

We had a productive meeting with the following individuals in attendance:

David Metzger

Michael Bernard-Donals

Jan Fernheimer

David Frank

Brad Serber

Iklim Goksel

Jamie Downing

Steve Katz

Patrick Shaw

Deborah Holdstein

Aaron Dicker

Elif Guler

Special welcome to new members--Aaron Dicker, Iklim Goksel, Jamie Downing, Eliza Gellis

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New Books in Jewish Studies

New Book - The Book Smugglers: Partisans, Poets, and the Race to Save Jewish Treasures from the Nazis

Author: David E. Fishman Title: The Book Smugglers: Partisans, Poets, and the Race to Save Jewish Treasures from the Nazis Publisher: ForeEdge Publication Date: 9/4/2018 ISBN: 9781512603309 Paperback  (English)

New Book - Sara Levy's World: Gender, Judaism, and the Bach Tradition in Enlightenment Berlin

Author: Rebecca Cypess, Nancy Sinkoff Title: Sara Levy's World: Gender, Judaism, and the Bach Tradition in Enlightenment Berlin Publisher: University of Rochester Press Publication Date: 6/20/2018 ISBN: 9781580469210 Hardcover  (English)

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