Instructor: Vered Karti Shemtov
Office Hours: by appointment.
The Hebrew forum meets once a week. Conversations with Israeli scholars. All the conversations are in Hebrew although they will be targeted for advanced level and not only for native speakers. Advanced students can take it for 2 or 4 units or they can just join the forum whenever they want.
No units: no commitments
For 2 units: Attend all sessions with guest scholars, and write a short assignment on the topic
For 4 units: Attend Tue and Thu session. Guest speakers seesion and meet with the instructors to work on the vocabulary related to the topic of the week's lecture
Tentative Plan 2012-13: Coming soon!
Tentative Plan 2011-12:
September 27: Professor Tal Goldn, History of Science, University of California, San Diego
October 4: Professor Sam Wineburg, Margaret Jacks Professor of Education and (by courtesy) of History
October 11: Renana Keidar, PhD Student, will discusslLegal issues in Israel
October 18th: Moshe Sakal, Author
October 25: Ruth Hershberg, Stanford and Technion (Israel), Professor of Biology.
November 1st: TBD
November 8th: Professor Ari Dubnov, Intelectual History
November 15th: TBD
Special date: November 30th, 12:00 : Eskol Nevo, Author
December 6: Maya Arad, Author