Read a writeup of 2017's program and explore the music of Sephardic singer Yasmin Levy.
Professor Jonathan Israel explores Spinoza's role as a revolutionary thinker and precursor to the modern human rights movement in the 2017 Stroum Lectures in Jewish Studies.
Professor Benjamin Pollock brings together multiple philosophers' perspectives on love and the Divine to argue that our ideas about "true love" are deeply entwined with our sense of God and ourselves.
Research in theories of comparative politics and Middle East politics, with an emphasis on Israel and Palestinians.
Research and teaching focus on modern Jewish literature, Hebrew, and Israeli culture.