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The Parkes Institute for the Study of Jewish/non-Jewish Relations (University of Southampton) invites you to register for the annual Reuter Lecture, this year given by Professor Irven M. Resnick (University of Tennessee at Chattanooga) and titled "A Wet-nurse Controversy: Jews, Christians, and later Medieval ‘Racism’".
The Cohen Workshop will take place at the Elie Wiesel Center for Jewish Studies at Boston University from Monday, May 23rd, to Wednesday, May 25th.
Participants will present papers on topics ranging from discussions on the Theoretical Problems in the Religion of Reason to Ethics, Virtue Theory, and Messianism.
H-Judaic is devastated to learn of the tragic passing from cancer of Dr. Tally Kritzman-Amir, visiting professor at Harvard University and Boston University, past fellow at the Hadassah Brandeis Institute, and a leading young scholar in the fields of refugee studies, immigration law, and human rights. Educated at Tel Aviv University, Dr. Kritzman-Amir authored numerous highly regarded articles and was the recipient of the Association for Israel Studies Early Career Award. Here is the message that AIS posted:
The UC Davis Jewish Studies Program is pleased to announce the final event in the New Directions in Jewish Studies 2022 Lecture Series: "Jew, Tailor, Smuggler, Spy: How Transnational Jewish Networks Needled Holes in the Soviet Frontier—and Helped Stitch it Shut" with Andrey Shlyakhter, Thursday, May 26 at 12 pm PDT. Please find a poster, abstract, and registration link below.
We look forward to seeing you there!
H-Judaic is shocked and saddened to learn of the untimely and unexpected passing of Dara E. Goldman (1971-2022), Associate Professor of Spanish and Director of the Program in Jewish Culture and Society at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. Educated at Columbia and Emory, and author of Out of Bounds: Islands and the Demarcation of Identity in the Hispanic Caribbean (Bucknell Univ.
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