Jewish Studies Interdisciplinary Program


Gabriela Karin - Holocaust Survivor

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 9:30am to 10:45am

Gabriella Karin

Gabriela Karin, a Holocaust survivor, will be speaking about her experiences in Europe and then living in Israel between 1949 and 1960. Read more

Naila and the Uprising - free film screening

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 4:00pm

Naila and the Uprising

Join Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies (MEIS) at CSUN for a film screening and discussion of the award-winning film, Naila and the Uprising, directed by Julia Bacha. The screening will be followed by a discussion with Professor Rana Sharif (Gender and Women's Studies and MEIS) and Dr. Jody Myers (Jewish and Religious Studies and MEIS), moderated by Dr. Nayereh Tohidi (GWS and MEIS). Read more

Immigration Justice and Injustice: Why Jews Should Care

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 7:30pm

Amado Lecture

Feminist ethicist Dr. Allison B. Wolfe, Professor of Philosophy at Simpson College, will discuss Jewish obligations to get involved in American immigration policies in the Sixth Annual Maurice Amado Foundation Lecture on Jewish Ethics. Read more