Public Events

Below is the entire schedule for events hosted by the Judaic Studies Dept organized by date. If you are interested only in a specific type of event, please select one of the sidebar texts.

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Cinema Series: Hill 24 Doesn't Answer (dir. Thorold Dickinson, 1955; 1h 41m, Israel) - introduced by Prof. Daniel Schwartz

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 5:15 in the Gelman Library, Room 702 (International Brotherhood of Teamsters Room)

2130 H ST NW, Washington D.C. 20052

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Colloquium SeriesElizabeth E. Imber"Jewish Political Lives in the British Empire: Zionism, Nationalism, and Imperialism in Palestine, India, and South Africa, 1917-1948." 

January 26, 2018 at 10:30 am in the I. Edward Kiev Collection Room, at the 7th floor of GW’s Gelman Library

 2130 H Street NW, Washington, DC 20052

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Jewish Literature Live: Owen Lewis- The Marriage Map et al.

January 30, 7:00-8:30 pm in the Marvin Center, room 405

800 21st St NW. Washington D.C. 20052

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The Postwar Jewish Experience: A screening of 1945 (2017; dir. Ferenc Török)

February 6, 2018 at 6:00 pm. Funger Hall, Rom 108

2201 G ST NW. Washington, D.C. 20052

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Jewish Literature Live: Shulem Deen - All Who Go Do Not Return

February 13, 2018. 7:00- ~9:00 Marvin Center Ampitheatre (found on the third floor)

 800 21st St NW. Washington D.C. 20052

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Cinema Series: He Walked Through the Fields -(dir Joseph Millo, 1967; 1h 33m)

February 21, 2018 at 5:15 in the Gelman Library, Room 702 (International Brotherhood of Teamsters Room)

2130 H ST NW, Washington D.C. 20052

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Colloquium SeriesGeoffrey Levin"American Jews, Israeli Officials, and the Palestine Refugee Question, 1948-1963."

February 23, 2018 at 10:30 am in the I. Edward Kiev Collection Room, at the 7th floor of GW’s Gelman Library

 2130 H Street NW, Washington, DC 20052

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Jewish Literature Live: Daniel Torday - The Last Flight of Poxyl West

February 27, 7:00-8:30 pm in the Marvin Center Ampitheatre (found on the third floor)

800 21st St NW. Washington D.C. 20052

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Prof. David Hirsh “Contemporary Left Antisemitism"

March 28, 5:00 pm Room TBA

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Max Ticktin Inaugural Studies Lecture: Daniel Kurtzer - “U.S.-Israeli Relations: The Efficacy of Incentives and Pressure”

Tuesday, March 6, 5pm, Elliot School of International Affair's City View Room (7th Floor).

1957 E St. NW, Washington D.C. 20052

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Colloquium SeriesNoah B. Strote : "How Jewish was Karl Marx? Reading an Atheist Against the Grain in Twentieth-Century Political Thought."

March 9, 2018 at 10:30 am in the I. Edward Kiev Collection Room, at the 7th floor of GW’s Gelman Library

 2130 H Street NW, Washington, DC 20052

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Cinema Series: Khirbet Khizeh (dir Ram Loevy, 1977 48 min, Israel) 

March 21, 2018 at 5:15 in the Gelman Library, Room 702 (International Brotherhood of Teamsters Room)

2130 H ST NW, Washington D.C. 20052

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Jewish Literature Live: Serena Dykman- Nana

April 5, 7:00 - ~9:00 pm in the Marvin Center Ampitheatre (found on the third floor)

800 21st St NW. Washington D.C. 20052

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Cinema Series: Kedma (dir Ram Loevy, 2002 1h 40min, Israel) 

April 11, 2018 at 5:15 in the Gelman Library, Room 702 (International Brotherhood of Teamsters Room)

2130 H ST NW, Washington D.C. 20052

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Jewish Literature Live: Susan Faludi- In the Darkroom

April 24, 7:00 - ~9:00 pm in the Marvin Center Ampitheatre (found on the third floor)

800 21st St NW. Washington D.C. 20052

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Cinema Series: The Time that Remains (dir Elia Suleiman, 2009, 1h 49m,  United Kingdom)

April 11, 2018 at 5:15 in the Gelman Library, Room 702 (International Brotherhood of Teamsters Room)

2130 H ST NW, Washington D.C. 20052

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Fleischman Lecutre In Judaic Studies: Prof Marina. Rustow: "Are 'Rights' a European Invention: New Evidence from the Cairo Geniza"

April 26, 5:00 pm. Room TBA