Transformations in the Argentinean Jewish Community: The Rise of New Social Actors

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Venue:FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus, MARC Pavilion

A Lecture by Damian Setton, PhD, CONICET

Feb. 2 | 6:00 PM | FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus | MARC Pavilion

Dr. Damian Setton is a researcher at CONICET, Buenos Aires, Argentina; member of the Group of Jewish Studies at IDES; professor at the University of Buenos Aires and the University of Salvador; and author of “Revitalización de la ortodoxia judía y experiencias identitarias: Jabad Lubavitch en la Argentina” (“Jewish Orthodoxy Revival and Identity Experiences: Chabad Lubavitch in Argentina”).

Please join us for a reception immediately following the lecture.

Dr. Setton’s lecture is part of the Latin American Jewry Series, a joint project of the Latin American and Caribbean Center and the Judaic Studies Program at FIU. The Spring 2012 Judaic Studies Program Lecture Series is supported in part by Targum Shlishi, A Raquel and Aryeh Rubin Foundation. Travel support provided by TAM Airlines.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information, please see the attached flyer or contact the School of International and Public Affairs at 305-348-7266.