Naamani Lecture: The Jewish History of Small-Town America
Professor Lee Shai Weissbach, UofL Department of History, will deliver the 2013 Naamani Memorial Lecture.
Apr 09, 2013
from 07:30 pm to 08:45 pm
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‘The Jewish History of Small-Town America’ to be topic of Naamani lecturer
7:30 p.m. April 9, Chao Auditorium, Ekstrom Library
Professor Lee Shai Weissbach, UofL Department of History, will deliver the 2013 Naamani Memorial Lecture. The lecture will include a slide presentation, questions from the audience and an opportunity to continue the conversation at a dessert reception. This lecture will explore the history of Jewish life in small-town America, focusing on its heyday in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The talk will compare key features of differently sized U.S. Jewish communities.
Additional Information: Professor Jasmine Farrier, Department of Political Science, 852-3310