May 21, 2012
Speaker: Dr. Bernard Dov Cooperman, Louis
L. Kaplan Chair and Associate Professor of Jewish History at the
University of Maryland
Location: Magen David Sephardic Congregation; Rockville, MD
The Venice ghetto, like the city itself, is now largely the property of tourists. Just as picturesque Venice seems to travelers to...
May 10, 2012
Speaker: Dr. Deborah Dash Moore, Frederick
G. L. Huetwell Professor of History at the University of Michigan
and Director of the Jean and Samuel Frankel Center for Judaic
Location: Temple Sinai; Washington, DC
This lecture reveals the importance of gender in interpreting the modern Jewish past. It highlights...