UPCOMING JEWISH STUDIES EVENTS
1) A Student Panel: Antisemitism & Islamophobia: The Anatomy of Twin Hatreds
Q & A to follow
Wednesday, March 4, 4PM
Student Community Center, Room D
Co-Moderators: Susan Miller (Professor of History) and Noha Radwan (Associate Professor of Comparative Literature)
Sponsored by Jewish Studies, Middle East/South Asia Studies, and the Cross Cultural Center
2) Film Screening: The Last of the Unjust (Dir. Claude Lanzmann)
Followed by a discussion with Jewish Studies Faculty
Tuesday, March 5, 4:30PM-6:45PM
Light refreshments will be served
The Last of the Unjust (2013) is a French documentary directed by Claude Lanzmann (Shoah) based on interviews with Rabbi Benjamin Murmelstein. Murmelstein was the Chief Rabbi of Vienna and worked closely with Eichmann. He was the last head of the Jewish Council (Judenrat) in the Theresienstadt concentration camp. Accused of collaboration after the war, he lived out his life in exile, in Rome.
3) Israeli Literature in the Time of Globalization: Assaf Gavron and Privatized Humanism
A lecture by Israel Studies Post-Doctoral Fellow Kfir Cohen
Tuesday, April 14, 4PM
2014 - 2015 Course Offerings are Posted!
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