ANN: Emerging Scholars Lecture Series, YSU-Kent State

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Emerging Scholars Lecture Series

The Center for Judaic and Holocaust Studies at Youngstown State University and the Jewish Studies Program at Kent State University proudly announce our combined “Emerging Scholars Lecture Series” for Spring 2022.

All talks will be delivered virtually. Registration links follow.

Dr. Eli Rosenblatt, "Creole Israel: The Jews of Suriname (1900-1960)"
Wednesday, February 16 at 5:00pm eastern / Register here for webinar

Dr. C. Tova Markenson, "Jewish Feelings: Performing Tsuris (Troubles) at the Yiddish Theatre in Buenos Aires (1880-1940)"
Tuesday, March 15 at 5:00pm eastern / Register here for webinar

Dr. Elly Moseson, "Protecting House and Hearth: Jewish Domestic Magic in Pre-Modern Europe"
Tuesday, April 12 at 5:00pm eastern / Register here for webinar

Please join us in congratulating our speakers. 
We appreciate and were overwhelmed by the volume of fantastic applications, which is a testament to our field.

For more information, contact Jacob Ari Labendz, YSU ( or Chaya Kessler, Kent State (