We are pleased to announce a new course on the Kabbalah, offered this spring semester by Dr. Yair Lior. The course closes a major gap in our curriculum and rounds out other courses we teach on early Jewish and comparative mysticism. Follow the link to read more course news.
Writing History in the First Person
On October 17, Ivan Jablonka, Professor at the University of Paris XIII and author of the prize-winning Histoire des grands-parents que je n’ai pas eus spoke (in English) on History and the First-Person Singular A Holocaust Meditation. This event, organized by Prof. Mehlman in conjunction with Romance Studies, was co-sponsored by The Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies, The Center for the Study of Europe, and Cultural Services of the French Consulate.