Jewish Studies Colloquia


Fall 2003 – Spring 2004

Sylvia Barack Fishman
September 25, 2003

“Biblical Criticism and Cultural Zionism Prior to World War I”
Allan Arkush, State University of New York at Binhamton
October 16, 2003

“Conceiving Kosher Jews: Rabbinic Directives in Israeli Fertility Clinics”

Susan Kahn, Harvard University
November 6, 2003

“ ‘Along with All Other Americans’: The 1954 Celebration of 300 Years of American Life”

Karla Goldman, Jewish Women Archive
December 4, 2003

“Revelation and Commandment: Strauss, Levinas, and the Theologico-Political Problem”

Leora Batnitzky, Princeton University
January 29, 2004

“Producing Jews: Maternity, Eugenics, and the Embodiment of the Jewish Subject”

Sharon Gillerman, Hebrew Union College
February 26, 2004

“No More Cries!: The History of the St. Petersburg Reform Jewish Congregation”
Vassili Schedrin, Brandeis University
April 15, 2004