Introducing the Winter 2019/2020 edition of Brandeis Magazine

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The cover of Brandeis Magazine.

The Winter/Spring issue of Brandeis Magazine includes timely features, faculty and student news, Class Notes, notable alumni books, and much more.

Read about professor Dorothy Kim’s efforts to reclaim the Middle Ages from extremists who have perverted its history and iconography for political ends in “Jousting with the Alt-Right.”

Meet actor Robin Weigert ’91, whose roles are as diverse as the unflappable Dr. Reisman in “Big Little Lies” and the indelicate Calamity Jane in “Deadwood,” in a probing profile, “A Magical Vanishing Act.”

Discover how the 2018 massacre at Pittsburgh’s Tree of Life synagogue brought together people of all faiths to help the city’s Jewish community rebuild in “Healing Roots.”

In other news and stories, catch up on campus life; learn about groundbreaking faculty research and discover monumental murals by Brandeis artist Joe Wardwell. Reconnect with friends and classmates. Find out how the university is charting its future.

Categories: Alumni, Arts, General, Humanities and Social Sciences, International Affairs, Research, Science and Technology, Student Life

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