Center Talk, Fall 2018

Center Talk By Shari Rabin, Director   2018 is whizzing by at the Center for Southern Jewish Culture. Our research fellowship continues to attract outstanding talent. In January, we hosted journalist Sue Eisenfeld, who gave a Sunday talk on her current project, “A Yankee’s Journey Through the Jewish South,” and

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Center Talk, Fall 2016

The Center for Southern Jewish Culture has had a busy 2016! Our website went live in March, helping expand our online presence. You can now find us at JewishSouth.cofc.edu, in addition to Facebook.com/JewishSouth, and Twitter.com/JewishSouth. We are also compiling an email list. If you’d like to receive the latest information

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Center Talk, Spring 2016

In early November, the Pearlstine/Lipov Center for Southern Jewish Culture held its first public event, a discussion of “Jews in the Freedom Summer” with Bruce Watson, author of this year’s College Reads! selection, Freedom Summer: The Savage Season That Made Mississippi Burn and Made America a Democracy. On November 19th

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Center Talk: Looking Toward the Future, Spring 2014

A
s a historian I don’t have to predict the future, just the past – an easier task, though scholars don’t always get that right either. Whatever my limitations as a seer, I know enough to tell that the grim tidings in the Jewish and the general press about Jewish life

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