JS Faculty Seminar Schedule, spring 2014

January 26, 2014

To: Participants in the JS Faculty Seminar
From: Maud Mandel
Re: JS Faculty Seminar Schedule, spring 2014

Upcoming Judaic Studies faculty seminars scheduled for spring 2014 are open to all Judaic Studies faculty, affiliates, and invited friends.  For more information, please contact susan_rottenberg@brown.edu.

Title:   Reflections on the Goy: the Term(s), the Concept, and the Discursive Formation.
Date:  February
Presenter:  Adi Ophir (
Mellon Visiting Professor of Humanities, Cogut Center for the Humanities) 

Title:  The Hasidic Homily: Mystical Performance and Hermeneutic Process.
Date:  April 
Presenter:  Art Green (
Professor Emeritus of Near Eastern and Judaic Studies at Brandeis University)

Title:  Mussolini, the Pope, and the Jews.
Date:  April 
Presenter:  David Kertzer (
Dupee University Professor of Social Science, Professor of Anthropology & Italian Studies)