Events Archive

2007-2008 Academic Year


Friday, October 19, 2007
Lunch & Learn

12 pm - 2 pm
Visual Midrash: Jewish Identity in Contemporary American Art
Hefter Center Living Room
Shirah Rachel Apple, MFA, Milwaukee Art Museum

Sunday, 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, Professor of American Studies, University of Minnesota

Friday, November 16, 2007
Lunch & Learn

12 pm - 2 pm
Arendt's Law: The Eichmann Trial and Imagined Community
Hefter Center Living Room
Ravit Reichman, Assistant Professor of English, Brown University

Friday, December 7, 2007
Lunch & Learn

12 pm - 2 pm
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

Friday, February 15, 2008
Lunch & Learn

12 pm - 2 pm
Anger, Shame and Late Babylonian Rabbinic Education
Barry Wimpfheimer, Northwestern University

Friday, March 2-3, 2008
Lunch & Learn

12 pm - 2 pm
Ateret Cohn Holocaust Educators Symposium:
Teaching the Holocaust: Lessons for the Future

Friday, March 28, 2008
Lunch & Learn

12 pm - 2 pm
'Jews Don't Evict Jews': Religious Zionism and the Disengagement from Gaza
Nadav Shelef, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Friday, April 25, 2008
Lunch & Learn

12 pm - 2 pm
Experiences on the Border: Reinterpreting the Jewish Mass Migration from Eastern Europe, 1880-1930
Tobias Brinkmann, Harvard University

Friday, May 9, 2008
Lunch & Learn

12 pm - 2 pm
Libeskind's Jewish Museum in Berlin: Between the Cold War and Reunification
Paul Jaskot, DePaul University


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