Faculty Seminars 2010 -2011

Testimonies, Personal Narratives, and Alternative Tellings

An Interdisciplinary Conference - Open to faculty and graduate students only

March 27–28, 2011 at Rutgers University


Faculty Seminars (open to faculty and graduate students only):

When May We Kill Our Brethren? Jews at War in Europe 1848-1918

Derek Penslar, Samuel Zacks Professor of Jewish History, University of Toronto
Tuesday, February 22, 11:00 – 12:30 p.m., Bildner Center

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“Who Is Pharaoh, Who Are the Slaves? Contemporary Updates to the Passover Narrative in Light of the Arab-Israeli Conflict”

Corinna Kaiser, Dr. Norman and Syril Reitman Visiting Scholar
Tuesday April 12, 10:00-11:30; Bildner Center


Campus Event:

Nazi Propaganda and Policy Towards the Middle East During World War II

Jeffrey Herf, Historian and Prize-Winning Author
Thursday, February 17 at 5:00 p.m; Rutgers Student Center, Room 411
Sponsored by the  Departments of Journalism & Media Studies, History, and Jewish Studies