Please note that due to Israel's move to daylight saving time (שעון חורף) the event will start at 19:00 Israel time
The Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and the Avraham Harman Research Institute of Contemporary Jewry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem present:
The Research Institute of Contemporary Jewry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies at UMass Amherst are launching a new, transnational program called “Encounters”: a series of meetings on new books in the research fields of the Holocaust, genocide, and mass violence. “Encounters” offers a unique opportunity for broad audience, scholars and laypeople, interested in these topics across national borders, to be acquainted with the field’s most recent works.
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October 27, 2020, 1:00-2:30PM (EST), 7:00-8:30PM (Jerusalem time)
A conversation on From Left to Right: Lucy S. Dawidowicz, the New York Intellectuals, and the Politics of Jewish History (Wayne State University Press, 2020), by Nancy Sinkoff
With: Nancy Sinkoff, Professor of Jewish Studies and History and Director of the Allen and Joan Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life at Rutgers University, and Samuel Kassow, Charles Northam Professor of History at Trinity College