Jewish Studies Interdisciplinary Program

Confronting the Limits of Power: American Jewry During the Roosevelt Era

Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 9:30am to 10:45am

Jerome Richfield 319

Steven WindmuellerSteven Windmueller, Ph.D., Rabbi Alfred Gottschalk Emeritus Professor, Jack H. Skirball Campus, HUC-JIR will discuss American Jews' political dilemmas during the Holocaust.  What did Jews learn about themselves and American political culture? How has the Holocaust defined American Jewish political behavior? What specific Jewish political ideas and communal practices have framed the post-World War era?

For your convenience, a map to the event is provided.

Space limited - RSVP required.  Please call (818) 677-4724 or email to request a seat.