CBI & VBM Present - White Supremacy and Antisemitism: Lessons from the Capital Attack - Congregation Beth Israel, Scottsdale Arizona

CBI & VBM Present – White Supremacy and Antisemitism: Lessons from the Capital Attack

Event details

  • Monday | April 11, 2022
  • 1:00 pm
  • Virtual - https://www.valleybeitmidrash.org/event/white-supremacy-and-antisemitism-lessons-from-the-capital-attack/

White Supremacy and Antisemitism: Lessons from the Capital Attack

April 11, 2022 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm PDT

ABOUT THE SPEAKER:

Jonathan D. Sarna is University Professor and Joseph H. & Belle R. Braun Professor of American Jewish History at Brandeis University, where he directs the Schusterman Center for Israel Studies.  He also chairs the Academic Advisory and Editorial Board of the Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives in Cincinnati, and serves as Chief Historian of the National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia.

Author or editor of more than thirty books on American Jewish history and life, his American Judaism: A History (Yale 2004), recently published in a second edition, won six awards including the 2004 “Everett Jewish Book of the Year Award” from the Jewish Book Council. His most recent books are Coming to Terms with America (JPS, 2021); (with Benjamin Shapell) Lincoln and the Jews: A History (St. Martin’s, 2015), and When General Grant Expelled the Jews (Schocken/Nextbook, 2012).  His annotated edition of Cora Wilburn’s previously unknown 1860 novel, Cosella Wayne (University of Alabama Press), has also recently appeared.

Dr. Sarna is married to Professor Ruth Langer and they have two married children and two adorable grandchildren.

 

 

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