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FALL 2015 UPCOMING EVENTS:
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Thursday, September 10, 4:15 pm: Andreas Kilcher

The People of the Book: The Politics of Writing in Jewish Modernity

Harvard Faculty Club, Room 7, 2nd Floor
20 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA 02138

Please see the event publicity for more details

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Wednesday, October 14, 4:15 pm: Immanuel Etkes

The "GEDOILIM": A New Type of Haredi Spiritual Leadership

Harvard Faculty Club, Room 2, 2nd Floor
20 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA 02138

Please see the  event publicity  for more details

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SPRING 2015 PAST EVENTS:
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Friday, March 6, 3:00 pm: Ambassador Dennis Ross

Harvard Hillel’s Second Riesman Forum on Politics and Policy

Today’s Middle East and Israel’s Elections
What is at Stake?

Emerson Hall, Room 105
Harvard Yard
Cambridge, MA 02138

*Priority seating for Harvard ID holders

Please see the event publicity for more details

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Thursday, March 12, 6:30 pm: Benjamin D. Sommer

Reading for Harmony, Reading for Conflict: The Implications of Source Criticism for a Jewish Biblical Theology

Harvard Divinity School
Andover Hall, Sperry Room
45 Francis Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Please see the event publicity for more details

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Tuesday, March 31, 4:00 pm: Reuven Kiperwasser

Wives of Commoners and the Masculinity of the Rabbis, Jokes and Serious Matters

Semitic Museum, Room 201
6 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Please see the event publicity for more details

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Wednesday, April 8, 4:00 pm: Lilach Lachman

Veiling and Unveiling: The Poetry of Yeshurun, Biton and Pedaya

Mahindra Center for the Humanities, room 133
12 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Please see the event publicity for more details

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Thursday, April 16, 4:15 pm: Sunny Yudkoff

A New Magic Mountain: German Prose, Hebrew Modernism and the Central European Sanatorium

Minda de Gunzburg Center for European Studies
Adolphus Busch Hall, Cabot Room (105)
27 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Please click on link for more details
https://ces.fas.harvard.edu/#/events/3175

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Friday, April 17, 10:00 am: Edna Shemesh

We, the Children - Second Generation to the Holocaust:
A Complex Past, a Contemplative Present

The influence the Holocaust has had on the writing of Edna Shemesh

Sever Hall, Room 113
Harvard Yard, Cambridge, MA 02138

Please see the event publicity for more details

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Tuesday, April 21, 5:00 pm: Xu Xin

Jewish Studies in China: Past and New Developments

Semitic Museum, Room 201
6 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138

Please see the event publicity for more details

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Monday, May 4, 5:00 pm: Eitan Kensky

Yiddish Fiction At Its End—And Four Years After

Lamont Library, Forum Room
Harvard Yard, Cambridge, MA 02138

Please see the  event publicity  for more details

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Wednesday, May 6, 7:00 pm: Racha Kirakosian

Women's Voices from the Middle Ages

Arts @ 29 Garden
corner of Garden and Chauncy Streets
Cambridge, MA 02138

*This event is free and open to the public
 *entry on Chauncy Street

Please see the  event publicity  for more details

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