Jewish Studies Colloquia

Fall 2011 and Spring 2012

Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011
David Freidenreich, Colby College
Jews, Pagans, and Heretics in Early Medieval Canon Law"

Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011
Nitzan Lebovic, Lehigh University
"The Crisis Paradigm: From Weimar to Jerusalem"

Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011
Robin Judd, Ohio State University
"The Girls They Didn't Leave Behind: Jewish Warbrides in Postwar Europe"

Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012
Marc Brettler, Brandeis University
Edward Breuer, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
"Jewish Biblical Scholarship, 1750-Present"

Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Alan Mintz, Jewish Theological Seminary of America
"The Late Agnon and the Work of Cultural Memory"

Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Hamutal Tsamir, Ben Gurion University
"Blindness and the Abyss, Poetry and Silence: H. N. Bialik and Zionism as a Political Theology"