Current Semester Events

by Judith Sone

Spring 2018 Events

Luncheon Seminar

Victor Jew
“The Jew as Arsonist: State Discourses and Institutional Othering in Wisconsin, 1900-1940”

Wednesday, February 14
CJS Conference Room, 4223 Humanities
RSVP Required!

The Tobias Lecture

Professor Nina Caputo, University of Florida
“Graphic Differences: Interpreting Medieval Theological Debate through Comics”

Monday, February 26 – Room 313, Pyle Center – 4:00 PM
Free and open to the public.

Talks Featuring Halls Visiting Lecturer Harriet Murav

“Witnessing the Holocaust and the Afterlife of Language”
CJS BrownBag Lecture
Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 12:00-1:00 pm
CJS Conference Room, 4233 Mosse Building

“Archive of Violence: Neighbors, Strangers, and Creatures in Itsik Kipnis’s Mothers and Days
CREECA Lecture
Thursday, March 8, 2018, 4:00-5:30 pm
Ingraham Hall – Room 206
Co-Sponsor Event

“Modernism in the Shtetl: David Bergelson’s Descent”
GNS Department Lecture
Friday, March 16, talk at 3:00 pm, catered reception to follow
Union South
Co-Sponsor Event

These lectures are free and open to the public.

Roundtable on Journal Publications for Graduate Students

Kathryn Sanchez, Hans Adler, and Harriet Murav
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
104 Van Hise Hall
Co-Sponsor Event

This event is free and open to all UW-Madison graduate students.

Jewish Languages, Past and Present

Professor Aaron Rubin, Penn State University
Monday, March 19, 2018
Pyle Center – Room 325/326

Free and open to the public.

The Schrag Lecture

Professor Scott Spector, University of Michigan
“Two Vultures? Freud’s Psychoanalysis between ‘Jewish Science’ and Humanism”

Wednesday, April 11, 2018, 4:00 PM
Union South, Varsity Hall

Free and open to the public.

Pre-Commencement Celebration and Awards Ceremony

Friday, May 11, 2018, 2:00 PM
Education Building – Commons, Room 195

This event is by invitation and RSVP.

One comment on Current Semester Events