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Reflecting on Politics, History and Half a Century at Michigan

Zvi Gitelman, University of Michigan
Monday, December 4, 2017
3:00-6:00 PM
Fourth Floor Assembly Hall Rackham Graduate School (Horace H.) Map
A panel of colleagues and former students of Zvi Gitelman discuss current research on some of the topics that have interested Professor Gitelman throughout his distinguished career.

A Century of Ambivalence: Politics and the Jews
Panel Discussion: 3:00 – 4:45 pm
Anna Shternshis, University of Toronto: "Orphans and Abandoned Babies: Soviet Yiddish Songs About World War II"
David Fishman, Jewish Theological Seminary: "Rabbis Against the Revolution: On Conservative Jewish Politics in Late Imperial Russia"
Todd Endelman, University of Michigan: "Fighting Antisemitism with Numbers"

Reflecting on Politics, History and Half a Century at Michigan
Zvi Gitelman, University of Michigan: 5:00 pm

If you have a disability that requires a reasonable accommodation, contact the Judaic Studies office at 734-763-9047 at least two weeks prior to the event.

Photo Credit: James Reslier-Wells
Building: Rackham Graduate School (Horace H.)
Event Type: Lecture / Discussion
Tags: Jewish Studies, Politics
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Judaic Studies, Center for Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies, Department of Political Science


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