Hebrew and the Humanities Symposium

How does Hebrew study reflect the position of the humanities in higher education? Watch (and read) 2016 conference participants' answers to this and other questions about Hebrew's place in the United States and in higher ed.

“Native” author Sayed Kashua on Immigrant Identity

Sayed Kashua, author of new book "Native," reflects on immigrant identity in this video clip from the UW Stroum Center for Jewish Studies.

By | February 16th, 2016|Categories: Grad Student Writing, Student Writing, Video|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

Ruth Behar: Dreams of Sefarad

Professor Ruth Behar moves between the personal essay and poetry, history and ethnography, exile and disaspora in this 2015 lecture series.

By | May 6th, 2015|Categories: Stroum Lectures, Video|Tags: |0 Comments

Are Jews Descended from Khazars?

Video of Prof. Shaul Stamfer of the Hebrew University, who debunks the Khazar conversion myth.

By | May 5th, 2014|Categories: Video|Tags: |0 Comments