Fellowship Theme

The Jewish Home: Dwelling on the Domestic, the Familial, and the Lived-In

The 2019–20 fellowship program takes as its focus the study of the home, and seeks to advance research that will shed light on this most formative and intimate of contexts for Jewish life. The fellowship will support scholarship on the Jewish home across many different thresholds and look back out from the home into the broader world.

Blog

  • New Podcast on Religion and the Global Future

    Monday Aug. 5, 2019

    Much of what the Katz Center does is focused on the past, but sometimes we try to look into the future. That is what we attempted to do in the spring of 2019 by organizing a series of public talks focused on how religion is shaping the future of the globe. We are pleased to be able to share with you a seven-part podcast based on that lecture series.

  • Secrets and Lies: Truth, Evidence, and Deception in Jewish History and Culture

    Tuesday Jul. 23, 2019

    Twenty-five graduate students from around the world recently convened in Jerusalem for the fifth Summer School for Graduate Students in Jewish Studies. This year’s week-long program focused on the theme of “Secrets and Lies: Truth, Evidence, and Deception in Jewish History and Culture.”