Jewish Studies Colloquia
The Jewish Studies Colloquium, which has been meeting since 2001, provides a forum for graduate students and faculty from Brandeis University and other academic institutions around the world to discuss their current research and works-in-progress. The colloquium engages a wide range of topics in Jewish studies from history and thought to political and national identity.
MA and PH.D candidates, college and university faculty, and independent scholars are welcome.
The Tauber Institute
Jewish Studies Colloquium
Meetings are on Tuesdays, Lown, room 315
12:20 – 2:00 pm
Tuesday, September 20, 2016
Yitzhak Melamed, Johns Hopkins University
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Azzan Yadin-Israel, Rutgers University
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Reuven Kimelman, Brandeis University
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
Laura Jockusch, Brandeis University
Participating in the Colloquium: Presenters discuss a work-in-progress made available in advance. Following a brief overview (5-10 minutes), the presenter opens the floor to questions, critiques, suggestions, and general discussion.
Papers, which are not to exceed 30 pages, will be made available online two weeks before each colloquium session.
Presenting at the Colloquium: To submit your works-in-progress for presentation at the Jewish Studies Colloquium, please contact Sylvia Fuks Fried at email@example.com or Eugene Sheppard at firstname.lastname@example.org.