Jewish Studies Program Events

Jews in the Wider World: From Medieval Times to Contemporary Israel

Click the linked lecture titles for more information, and to register for events held at the Faculty Club.

Winter Quarter

Date Lecture Location
Wednesday
JAN 18
5:00 pm
Out of Oswiecim: A Family’s Odyssey – with William Rosenbaum
Geisel Library, Seuss Room
Monday
FEB 13
5:00 pm
The Voice of Your Brother's Blood: The Murder of a Town in Eastern Galicia – with Omer Bartov Geisel Library, Seuss Room

Monday
MAR 6
5:00 pm

Drawn from Water: an American Poet, an Ethiopian Family, an Israeli Story with Dina Elenbogen
Faculty Club
Wednesday
MAR 8
5:00 pm
A Mother’s Last Wish: Stories from the Bloodlands – with Pam Zimbalist Geisel Library, Seuss Room

Spring Quarter

Date Lecture Location
Thursday
APR 6
5:00 pm


Diving into the Biblical Seas: Recent Contributions of Maritime Archaeology to the Study of Canaanite and Phoenician Cultures with Assaf Yasur-Landau
REGISTER HERE

Faculty Club
Friday
APR 7
12:00 pm

A Zionist Yiddish land on the Shores of the Mediterranean: Sholem Aleichem’s Hard to Be a Jew in Mandatory Tel-Aviv – with Shelly Zer-Zion
REGISTER HERE

Galbraith Room, HSS 4025
Wednesday
APR 12
5:00 pm
Archiving Atrocity: The International Tracing Service and Holocaust Research – with Suzanne Brown-Fleming Geisel Library, Seuss Room
Monday
APR 17
5:00 pm
Bursting Out of Bounds: Jews, Gog and Magog, and the Apocalypse – with Dr. Asa Mittman
REGISTER HERE
Faculty Club
Wednesday
APR 19
6:30 pm
Israeli Artists in Conversation: A Film Symposium Hojel Auditorium, Institute of the Americas
Wednesday
MAY 3
6:00 pm
The Burden of History – a Round Table Discussion with Tal Golan, Judi Gottschalk, and Gershon Shafir Geisel Library, Seuss Room
Monday
MAY 8
5:00 pm
The Past that Must Not Pass: Jewish Revolutionary Internationalism in the Long 1930s with Alan Wald
REGISTER HERE
Malamud Room, Institute of the Americas
Thursday
MAY 25
12 pm
The Losing Battle for Peace: Public Opinion Trends with Dr. Dahlia Scheindlin
REGISTER HERE
Price Center, Roosevelt Room

Thursday
MAY 25
5:00 pm

The Third Annual Katzin Memorial Lecture in Honor of William Propp
REGISTER HERE

Faculty Club
Wednesday
JUN 7
5:00 PM
The Nazis Next Door: How America Became a Safe Haven for Hitler’s Men Geisel Library, Seuss Room

Staff Contact

Mitzy Martinez
Program Coordinator
Phone: 858-534-4551
jewishstudies@ucsd.edu

Office Hours
Mon.-Fri, 7:30am - 4:00pm

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