EVENT: Elias Sacks presents "Do Citizens Need to be Philosophers? Nachman Krochmal's Diasporic Jewish Politics" TOMORROW at the Jewish Studies Colloquium on February 14

David Briand Discussion

The next meeting of the Tauber Institute for the Study of European Jewry's Jewish Studies Colloquium will feature Elias Sacks of the Jewish Publication Society presenting the paper "Do Citizens Need to be Philosophers? Nachman Krochmal's Diasporic Jewish Politics."

The event will be held TOMORROW, Tuesday, February 14, 12:45pm Eastern in Lown 315 at Brandeis University and streaming live on Zoom. Registration is required for Zoom attendees but is not necessary for in-person guests. The event is free and open to the public, and a light lunch will be served. 

Visit the Tauber colloquium website for more information. The colloquium provides a forum for graduate students and faculty from Brandeis University and academic institutions around the world to discuss their current research and works-in-progress. The forum engages a wide range of topics in Jewish studies from history and thought to political and national identity. Watch other colloquia here!

The Tauber Institute is devoted to the study of the modern European Jewish experience and is organized on a multidisciplinary basis with interests that include Jewish thought, philosophy, political science, sociology, and arts and culture. It has a special interest in studying the Holocaust and its aftermath within the context of modern European intellectual, political and social history. The Tauber Institute aims to fulfill a number of intersecting objectives focused primarily on research, namely: promoting graduate and faculty research through grants and workshops/seminars; circulating new ideas and scholarship via lectures, colloquia, and conferences; and publishing innovative scholarly work.