Jewish Anthropology: Community, Culture and Rituals

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Thursdays, July 8-August 12 | noon - 1 p.m. ET

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Legacies of Justice and Memory in Jewish Argentina
Natasha Zaretsky, Senior Lecturer, New York University; Visiting Scholar, Rutgers University Center for the Study of Genocide at Human Rights
Thursday July 08 | noon-1:00 p.m. ET

What Does Unorthodox Get Right About Those Who Leave Hassidic Communities?
Schneur Zalman Newfield, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Borough of Manhattan Community College, City University of New York
Thursday July 15 | noon-1:00 p.m. ET

Portugal's Ancestral Jews: What It Means to be a Marrano
Naomi Leite, Reader Cultural Anthropology , School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
Thursday July 22 | noon-1:00 p.m. ET

The Modern Mikvah Movement
Cara Rock-Singer, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies, University of Wisconsin
Thursday July 29 | noon-1:00 p.m. ET

Windows Without a Home: 21st Century Congregations Repurposing Sacred Shards
Alanna E. Cooper, Abba Hillel Silver Professor of Jewish Studies, CWRU
Thursday August 05 | noon-1:00 p.m. ET

The Jewish Community of Selma Alabama
Amy K. Milligan, Batten Endowed Assistant Professor of Jewish Studies and Women’s Studies, Old Dominion University
Thursday August 12 | noon-1:00 p.m. ET