Jewish Art and Jewish History: The Universalist Tradition

 

Jewish Art and Jewish History: The Universalist Tradition

Speaker: 
Ezra Mendelsohn, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Ezra Mendelsohn is a scholar of modern Jewish history, with a special interest in East European Jewish history in general and in Jewish politics in particular. He has also published in the field of modern Jewish cultural studies, concentrating on Jewish participation in European musical life and on the European and American art world. He is co-editor of the annual journal Studies in Contemporary Jewry, and the author, most recently, of On Modern Jewish Politics, which won the Wischnitzer Award of the Hebrew University in 1996. He is currently writing a monograph on the Polish-Jewish artist, Maurycy Gottlieb.

Event Subtitle: 

Fourth Annual Joseph and Rebecca Meyerhoff Lecture

Event Location: 

History Lounge-329 A, University of Pennsylvania

Event Date and Time: 
October 31, 2000 4:30pm
Open to the public
Sponsors: 
Department of History
Sponsors: 
Jewish Studies Program
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