The State of American Jewish Studies:  A Conversation with Jonathan Sarna

Professor Jonathan Sarna, The Joseph H. & Belle R. Braun Professor of American Jewish History, Brandeis University

Moderator: Professor Jeffrey Shandler, Department of Jewish Studies, Rutgers University
February 29, 2012

The Henry Schwartzman Endowed Faculty Seminar

Reading Biblical Narrative

Professor Robert Alter, University of California, Berkeley
Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Emeritus Professor of Hebrew and Comparative Literature at the University of California-Berkeley, Alter is the author of more than twenty books, including award-winning translations of Genesis and of the Five Books of Moses. He was recently named the 2013 Haskins Prize Lecturer (honoring scholarly careers of distinctive importance) by the American Council of Learned Societies.

Co-sponsored by the Departments of Jewish Studies and Comparative Literature