The Jewish History of Small-Town America
Apr 09, 2013
from 19:30 to 20:30
|Where||Ekstrom Library, Chao Auditorium|
|Contact Name||Prof. Jasmine Farrier|
|Contact Phone||(502) 852-3310|
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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.