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CONF: Jewish Country House Conference, University of Oxford 5-6 March 2018

MONDAY MARCH 5th, DAY 1: ST LUKE’S CHAPEL, HUMANITIES BUILDING

9:30 Welcome & Opening Remarks:

Abigail Green (Oxford).

9:40 The Lure of the Land, Chair: Leontine Meijer van Mensch (Jewish Museum, Berlin)

Laura Leibmann (Reed College) Creolizing Country Homes and the Dutch Jewish Pastoral

Call for Papers: 1918-1938-2018: Dawn of an Authoritarian Century? Conference: 4th- 7th September 2018 Location: Schloss Eckartsau

Call for Papers
1918-1938-2018: Dawn of an Authoritarian Century?
Conference: 4th- 7th September 2018
Location: Schloss Eckartsau (Lower Austria) [Accommodation in Bratislava]
Organised by the Federal Agency for Civic Education (Bonn/Berlin) and the University of Vienna
Submission Deadline: 15th April 2018

CFA: The Vivian G. Prins Fellowship 2018 at the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust

The Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust is pleased to offer a fellowship for emigrating scholars, artists, museum professionals, and researchers through a grant from The Vivian G. Prins Foundation. The grant is in honor of Bronia Brandman, a survivor of Auschwitz and one of the Museum’s earliest and most steadfast volunteers. The Vivian G.

Table of Contents: American Jewish History, Volume 102, Number 1, 2018

We are pleased to announce the publication of the latest issue of American Jewish History, which includes a special section titled "The Jewish 1968 and its Legacies," guest edited by Ari Y. Kelman, Tony Michels, and Riv-Ellen Prell. American Jewish History is published by Johns Hopkins University Press and the American Jewish Historical Society.

https://www.press.jhu.edu/journals/american_jewish_history/

Best regards,

TOC: Jewish Social Studies 23.2

The editors of Jewish Social Studies are pleased to announce the publication of issue 23.2, with the following articles:

 

Enacting Ethnicity: Yiddishkeit Masked and Unmasked on the Contemporary American Stage

Jeffrey Shandler

 

A Radical Advocacy: Suffering Jews and Animals in S. Y. Abramovitsh’s Di Kliatshe

Noam Pines

 

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