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Featured Event - Tue, Oct. 20

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Book Release: Honey on the Page

TIJS invites you to celebrate the publication of Professor Miriam Udel’s latest book, Honey on the Page: A Treasury of Yiddish Children’s Literature. This virtual event will feature a conversation between Professor Udel and Charles Howard Candler Professor of Psychology Marshall Duke.
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Annual Rothschild Lecture - Oct. 29, 7:30 PM

The 12th Annual Rothschild Lecture will feature Eric Ward on American Jews, whiteness, and the contemporary movement for racial justice.

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TIJS fellow defends dissertation virtually

On Thursday, July 23rd, Rahimjon Abdugafurov defended his dissertation via Zoom. 
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Studying past and present: Q&A with Craig Perry and Geoff Levin

Last year, the Department of Middle Eastern and South Asian Studies and the Tam Institute for Jewish Studies announced the appointment of Professor Craig Perry. This upcoming academic year we are again proud to announce a new addition to the faculty, Professor Geoffrey Levin.
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