Events Archive

2007-2008 Academic Year

October 19, 2007
Lunch & Learn, "Visual Midrash: Jewish Identity in Contemporary American Art," Hefter Center Living Room, Shirah Rachel Apple, MFA, Milwaukee Art Museum

November 4, 2007
Faye Greenberg Signam "Woman of Valor" Scholar in Residence Program, "Why Aren't We One? American Jews and Judaism in the 21st Century," Riv-Ellen Prell, (University of Minnesota)

November 16, 2007
Lunch & Learn, "Arendt's Law: The Eichmann Trial and Imagined Community," Hefter Center Living Room, Ravit Reichman, (Brown University)

December 7, 2007
Lunch & Learn, "Who Owns the Torah? A Jewish Perspective on the Public Domain?" Hefter Center Living Room, Brad Lichtenstein, Lecturer & Founder of 371 Productions (University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee)

Spring 2008

February 15, 2008
Lunch & Learn, "Anger, Shame and Late Babylonian Rabbinic Education," Barry Wimpfheimer (Northwestern University)

March 2-3, 2008
Lunch & Learn, Ateret Cohn Holocaust Educators Symposium, Teaching the Holocaust: Lessons for the Future

March 28, 2008
Lunch & Learn, 'Jews Don't Evict Jews': Religious Zionism and the Disengagement from Gaza, Nadav Shelef, (University of Wisconsin - Madison)

April 25, 2008
Lunch & Learn, "Experiences on the Border: Reinterpreting the Jewish Mass Migration from Eastern Europe, 1880-1930," Tobias Brinkmann, (Harvard University)

May 9, 2008
Lunch & Learn, "Libeskind's Jewish Museum in Berlin: Between the Cold War and Reunification," Paul Jaskot, (DePaul University)

Prior Events by Academic Year