On January 18, Harvard Professor Ruth Wisse wrapped up our Jewish Humor Series with insights from her most recent book: No Joke: Making Jewish Humor.
Schlemiels are the perennial butt of jokes; even the word may make you laugh. But Canadian scholar Matthew Menachem Feuer -- an avowed "schlemiel theorist" -- thinks this classic Jewish comic character deserves another name: saint.
On January 5, Dr. Nathan Katz started the year off with a superb lecture on the common need between Tibetans and Jews of keeping their heritage alive during exile.
Please join us for a lecture by author Genie Milgrom.
Please join us for a lecture by Stuart Cohen.
Please join us for a lecture by Ronnie Perelis, Yeshiva University, NY.
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