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 - Whitechapel Noise: Jewish Immigrant Life in Yiddish Song and Verse, London 1884–1914

Author: Vivi Lachs Title: Whitechapel Noise: Jewish Immigrant Life in Yiddish Song and Verse, London 1884–1914 Publisher: Wayne State University Press Publication Date: 5/14/2018 ISBN: 9780814343555 Paperback  (English)

New Book - None is Too Many: Canada and the Jews of Europe, 1933-1948 (The Canada 150 Collection)

Author: Irving Abella, Harold Martin Troper Title: None is Too Many: Canada and the Jews of Europe, 1933-1948 (The Canada 150 Collection) Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Publication Date: 5/24/2017 ISBN: 9781487516529 Trade Paperback 

New Book - Concrete Boxes: Mizrahi Women on Israel's Periphery (Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology)

Author: Pnina Motzafi-Haller Title: Concrete Boxes: Mizrahi Women on Israel's Periphery (Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology) Publisher: Wayne State University Press Publication Date: 8/6/2018 ISBN: 9780814340592 Paperback  (English)

New Book - Concrete Boxes: Mizrahi Women on Israel's Periphery (Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology)

Author: Pnina Motzafi-Haller Title: Concrete Boxes: Mizrahi Women on Israel's Periphery (Raphael Patai Series in Jewish Folklore and Anthropology) Publisher: Wayne State University Press Publication Date: 8/6/2018 ISBN: 9780814344422 Hardcover  (English)

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