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By Nicholas Allen | August 8, 2020

Save the Dates: Fall 2020 Events

All events for fall 2020 will be remote, held via Zoom.
In the upcoming weeks, please check our web site and social media sites for Zoom links.
Event details can be found on our website:


Sept 14, 5:30pm

Swastikas on Jakob Schiff-Straße:
The Peculiar History of Jewish Street Names in Frankfurt am Main, 1872-1938
with Max Lazar, PhD candidate in the department of history at UNC Chapel Hill.  See details below.


Oct 15, 5:30pm

Advocacy for Holocaust Education in Late 1950s West Germany  
with Daniela R. P. Weiner, the Jim Joseph Postdoctoral Fellow in the Concentration in Education & Jewish Studies at Stanford University.


Oct 28, 7:00 pm
The Morris, Ida and Alan Heilig Lectureship in Jewish Studies
Melancholic Redemption and the Hopelessness of Hope: From Kafka to Dylan
with Elliot Wolfson, distinguished professor of religion at University of California, Santa Barbara. 


Nov 12, 5:00 pm
Uhlman Family Seminar: organized by Carolina Public Humanities
Ordinary Men Revisited:  The Evolution of Holocaust Perpetrator Studies
with Christopher Browning, the Frank Porter Graham Professor Emeritus at UNC Chapel Hill.


Nov 16, 5:30 pm

La Confédération Universelle des Juifs Sépharadites:
Building a Transnational Sephardi Network out of Interwar Paris
with Robin Buller, PhD candidate in the department of history at UNC Chapel Hill.
Co-sponsored by the Association for Jewish Studies.