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October 2010 at the Taube Center for Jewish Studies

Monday, October 18, 2010 12:00 noon
Bldg. 360 - Conference Room
Shachar Pinsker, Professor of Hebrew Literature and Culture at University of Michigan
The Urban European Café as a Space of Jewish Modernism

Friday, October 22, 2010 12:00 noon
Gisèle Sapiro, Director of Research at Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique
Modern Hebrew Literature in the World Market of Translation
Co-sponsored by the Department of Sociology and Stanford Humanities Center

Tuesday, October 26, 2010 12:00 noon
Margaret Jacks Hall (Bldg. 460) - Terrace Room
Michael Goldfarb, author and journalist
Covering the News, Recovering the Past: How a Journalist's Reporting on Radical Islam Led to a Work of Jewish History

Thursday, October 28, 2010 5:15 pm
Levinthal Hall, SHC
Paula Fredriksen, William Goodwin Aurelio Chair Emerita of the Appreciation of Scripture at Boston University
Judaizing the Gentiles: The Ritual Demands of Paul’s Gospel
Co-sponsored by the Department of Religious Studies and Stanford Humanities Center

October 2010 Jewish Studies Co-sponsored Events

CREEES presents:
In the Name of Their Mothers
A documentary film (2010; directed by Mary Skinner; 60 minutes) about the true story of Irena Sendler
Followed by a Q&A discussion with Bay Area filmmaker Mary Skinner and moderated by journalist Cynthia Haven
Thursday, October 28, 2010 7:00 pm
Bldg. 260 – Room 113