Secularism and Religious Tradition (Remote)

Lecturer(s)
Zvi Gitelman, Professor emeritus of Political Science and Preston R. Tisch Professor Emeritus of Judaic Studies, University of Michigan
Todd Endelman, Professor emeritus of History and Judaic Studies, University of Michigan
Location
Online
Date
Wednesday November 11
Time
4:00 p.m. EST

One conspicuous feature of the Jewish cultural and political landscape in the 1920s and 1930s was the robust health of Jewish movements that were avowedly secular in their outlook. The most prominent were Bundism, Labor Zionism, and Yiddishism. Professors Gitelman and Endelman will discuss how these secular movements confronted Jewish civilization's religious heritage.
 

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This lecture is offered in partnership with the Posen Library of Jewish Culture and Civilization.

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