This is our poster (click image for full size) for our upcoming student event celebrating Tu Bishvat on Wednesday, Jan. 15 from 6 - 8 p.m. There will be speakers for information about the various opportunities and benefits available for students taking classes in Jewish Studies and/or majoring or minoring or interning and volunteering. There will also be FREE food, FREE T-shirts (while they last), GIFT CARD drawings and FUN. Come and meet your professors in a relaxed setting; find out how to get involved in Jewish Studies. For more information, please click the poster and read about the event. We hope you can join us!
We will update events as more information becomes available. (Click image to right for full-size poster.)
Sunday, Oct. 6, Jack Kulgelmas (U of Florida) "Sifting the Ruins: Jewish Journalists Return to Poland, 1945-1947"
Monday, Oct. 28, Yehuda Halper (Tulane) "Was Aristotle Good for the Jews?"
Monday, Nov. 11, Mitchell Bard (Executive Director of American Israeli Cooperative Enterprise) "Fiddler on the Roof meets Exodus: Tevye in Palestine"
Monday, Nov. 25, Brian Horowitz (Tulane) "Jabotinsky and Violence: The True Story"
Monday Dec. 2, Michael Cohen (Tulane) “Cotton, Credit, and Capital: Niche Economies and the Rise of the Jewish Merchant Class in the Gulf South, 1840-1890.”
Monday, January 20, Ronna Burger (Tulane) "The Androgynous Adam"
Monday Feb. 10, Jennifer Richard (Tulane), "Passover and Politics: Remembering the Jewishness of Hannah Arendt"
Monday Feb. 24, Tom Beller (Tulane), "J.D. Salinger's late Barmitzva"
Friday, March 21, Strug Lecture, Robert Abzug (U of Texas - Austin)) "'Not in Our Town': Christians, Jews, and Skinheads in Billings, Montana, 1993-94" (co-sponsored by Judeo-Christian Institute) *12 noon
Sunday, March 23, David Goldstein (Tulane), "Tortosa"
Monday, April 7, Laura Heins (Tulane) "Nazi Film - Melodrama"
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