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Jewish Studies Events

Spring 2020

Thursday, January 30, 6 p.m.
In Dialogue with Lynn Kaye and Sarit Kattan Gribetz
"What Time is it in Heaven? God's Time in Ancient Judaism and Why It Matters"

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Wednesday, February 12, 7 p.m.
Conversations from the Cullman Center at the NYPL
"On Blood Libel": Magda Teter and Ruth Franklin

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Thursday, February, 13, 6 p.m.
The Rabin-Shvidler Post-Doctoral Fellow Annual Talk
Ayelet Brinn
"Dear Editor: Advice Columns and the Making of the American Yiddish Press"

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Thursday, February 27, 6 p.m.
Sami Everett 
“A French Jewish-Muslim Panorama: Initiatives, Euphemisms, and Elisions”

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Monday, March 2, 6 p.m.
Stanisław Krajewski
"Meetings of John Paul II with Polish Jews” A Recollection of a Participant, a Reflection of a Scholar" “Jews and

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Tuesday, March 24, 6 p.m.
Fordham-CUNY Book Club in Jewish Studies
Eva Mroczek
The Literary Imagination in Jewish Antiquity
Fordham University-Lincoln Center, 113 West 60th Street
Lowenstein 524 

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Tuesday, March 31, 6 p.m.
CJH-Fordham Series in Jewish-Christian Relations
Jessica Cooperman
“Passover Seders and Jewish-Christian Engagement in Postwar America”
Fordham University-Lincoln Center, Gabelli School of Business
140 West 62nd Street, Room 333

Thursday, April 2, 6 p.m.
A screening of “400 Miles to Freedom” Q&A with filmmaker Avishai Mekonen.

Monday, April 6, 6 p.m.
Elazar Ben Lulu
“Pride Shabbat Services”: Celebrating Gender, Sexuality, and Body in Israeli Reform Jewish Congregation

Thursday, April 23, 6 p.m.
Michal Kravil-Tovi
"On Winks and Lies: Jewish Conversion, Sincerity, and the Israeli State"

Tuesday, April 28
Fordham-NYPL Lecture Series in Jewish Studies
Michael Casper 
"Life Is an Eternal 'Now'": Marija Gimbutas, World War II, and the Returns of Lithuanian History