Co-organizers Natalia Aleksiun (Touro Graduate School), Halina Goldberg (Indiana University), and Nancy Sinkoff (Rutgers University) are pleased to announce the 5th Annual Polish Jewish Studies Workshop, “Centering the Periphery: Polish Jewish Cultural Production Beyond the Capital,” which will be held March 5-6, 2018 at Rutgers University—the State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick.
Institution Type: College / University
Location: Idaho, United States
Position: Tenure Track Faculty
The editorial team is pleased to announce that the latest issue of East European Jewish Affairs is now available. This special issue, titled "Jewish Migration in Modern Times: The Case of Eastern Europe," was guest edited by Semion Goldin (Hebrew University), Mia Spiro (University of Glasgow), and Scott Ury (Tel Aviv University).
Please visit the Taylor & Francis website for more information about the journal: www.tandfonline.com/toc/feej20/current
David Shneer & Anna Shternshis, Co-Editors
I am a Phd candiate at York University in Toronto. I am writing my disseration about Jewish ethical wills and paradigms of memory. I am looking for material that explores the representations of Jewish grandmothers in connection with acts of legacy and culltural transmission.
Preface by Cathy S. Gelbin, David Rechter, and Daniel Wildmann
I. ARNOLD PAUCKER – OBITUARY AND ARTICLE
PETER PULZER: Arnold Paucker 1921-2016
ARNOLD PAUCKER: Speaking English with an Accent
II. JEWISH CONDITIONS, SHIFTING CONCEPTIONS OF NATION AND BELONGING
SCOTT SPECTOR: Introduction
ARIE DUBNOV: Can Parallels Meet? Hannah Arendt and Isaiah Berlin on the Jewish Post-Emancipatory Quest for Political Freedom
NEH Summer Seminar for Faculty:
THE MANFRED R. LEHMANN MEMORIAL MASTER WORKSHOP IN
THE HISTORY OF THE JEWISH BOOK AT THE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
Eighteenth Annual Manfred R. Lehmann Memorial Master Workshop for Faculty, Professionals, and Graduate Students
Date: June 3-4 (Sunday-Monday), 2018
Location: Herbert D. Katz Center for Advanced Jewish Studies, 420 Walnut St., Philadelphia, Pa 19106
Title: “The Use of Medieval Manuscripts and Masoretic Comments to Determine the Accurate Text of the Bible and of its Commentaries”