Dive into the history of French Jews by exploring the literature of Balzac. New post by Grad Fellow Christina Sutton.
How Salonica in particular, and contemporary Greece in general, are coming to terms with the horrors of the Holocaust.
One night. Four talks. Endless possibilities. Catch the 3rd annual JewDub Talks on Jan. 29th!
Molly FitzMorris, a UW Jewish Studies Graduate Fellow, studies the Ladino (Judeo-Spanish) of two distinct speech communities: Seattle and Buenos Aires.
Ruth Behar was born into the tight-knit Cuban Jewish community. Read her poignant reflection on the historic decision to normalize American ties with Cuba.
Graduate Fellow Katja Schatte reflects on being part of the "Third Generation East" and writing post-Holocaust German history.
Prof. Devin Naar reviews the achievements of UW Sephardic Studies and offers a preview for 2014-15.
Marc Cohen suggests what is at stake in recent debates about the famously excommunicated philosopher.