News & Events
Coming for The SPRING 2015
Sayed Kashua, Palestinian novelist and journalist
on the challenges of writing in Hebrew and negotiating identities.
7pm in Neilson Browsing Room
Class visit in JUD 362: Punchline: The Jewish Comic Tradition
Open Seminar, Tuesday April 14, 1 -3pm
Poetry Center Public lecture
The Program in Jewish Studies and the
Pioneer Valley Jewish Film Festival present:
Kudos to our own Joel Kaminsky
The Abingdon Introduction to the Bible: Understanding Jewish and Christian Scriptures, co-authored by Joel Kaminsky, Morningstar Professor of Jewish Studies and professor of religion, has been selected by the American Library Association’s Choice magazine as a 2014 Outstanding Academic Title. Kaminsky’s book offers an accessible, scholarly perspective on the Bible, drawing on Jewish, Protestant and Catholic interpretations.
Monday, February 23
Dr. Marc Caplan on
"The Migrations and Transformations of Tevye: from Yiddish literary masterpiece to Fiddler on the Roof"
7pm in Graham Auditorium