About Jewish Studies at UC Santa Cruz
The Consulate General of Israel to the Pacific Northwest is looking for interns. If you know of anyone who might be suitable, please do encourage them to apply for this wonderful opportunity.
Please click here for more information, and application details.
As this once-in-a-lifetime convergence of Hanukkah and Thanksgiving approaches, we find ourselves talking about how tradition and modernity, New World and Old, meet in exciting and meaningful ways.
Professor Nathaniel Deutsch’s book The Jewish Dark Continent: Life and Death in the Russian Pale of Settlement (Harvard University Press, 2011), has received the 2013 Jordan Schnitzer Book Award in the category of Social Science, Anthropology, and Folklore. The book offers the first complete translation of a little known but invaluable ethnographic questionnaire–and the story of an ambitious attempt to document a culture during an extraordinarily volatile time in world history. Learn more about this extraordinary work here.
The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference) is offering a limited number of fellowships for Ph.D. and Post Doctoral Candidates Conducting Research on the Holocaust.
The application deadline is January 6, 2014 for the academic year of 2014-2015. Maximum Award Amount: $20,000 Per Year
Thursday, December 5, 2013 • 6:00-7:45 PM
Humanities 1, Room 210, UC Santa Cruz
Julia Phillips Cohen is Assistant Professor in the Program in Jewish Studies and the Department of History at Vanderbilt University.
We are pleased to share with you the 2013 Helen Diller Family Endowment for Jewish Studies Newsletter. This newsletter is designed to bring you recent news about the Jewish Studies Program, including upcoming events, new programs, and recent publications.