CFP: “Jews, Race, and Public Memory,” Southern Jewish Historical Society Annual Conference

Call for papers: “Jews, Race, and Public Memory”
Southern Jewish Historical Society Annual Conference
October 24-27, 2019
Charlottesville, Virginia 

As the home of Thomas Jefferson, who held slaves in bondage while championing religious and political liberty for Jews and other whites, and as the site where white supremacists targeted both Jews and people of color in the violent 2017 Unite the Right rally, Charlottesville offers a compelling setting for evaluating the place of Jews in southern racial culture.

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