Please save the dates for Fall talks from the Center for Jewish Studies at the Graduate Center. All events take place via Zoom until further notice.
October 15, 12pm
Rachel B. Gross (San Francisco State), Feeling Jewish: Nostalgia and American Jewish Religion
Use code GROSS30-FM for 30% off and free shipping from NYU Press on Rachel B. Gross' new book Beyond the Synagogue: Jewish Nostalgia as Religious Practice
October 29, 10am
Aviva Ben-Ur (UMass Amherst), A Jewish Community in a Slave Society
Co-sponsored with the Center for Jewish Studies at Queens College and the History PhD Program
Use code AUTONOMY30-FM (valid 10/22 through 11/7) for 30% off from Penn Press on Aviva Ben-Ur's new book Jewish Autonomy in a Slave Society: Suriname in the Atlantic World, 1651-1825
November 12, 10am
Charles McDonald (Northwestern), Refusing Return: Spain’s 2015 Sephardic Citizenship Law and the Promise of Reparations
December 10, 10am
Federica Francesconi (SUNY Albany), author of "Invisible Enlighteners: The Jewish Merchants of Modena, from the Renaissance to the Emancipation" (Penn Press, 2021), in conversation with Francesca Bregoli (CUNY).
Co-sponsored with the History PhD Program.
Use code ENLIGHTENERS30-FM (valid 12/3 through 12/19) for 30% off from Penn Press on Federica Francesconi's new book Invisible Enlighteners: The Jewish Merchants of Modena, from the Renaissance to the Emancipation
If you missed one of our events last year, you can watch the recording on the Center's YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7fvuAJxFc7WHcT5tzqhMCg.