Jews in Modern Europe Study Group — "A Dreadful Experience" How the 1946 Zionist Congress in Basel Changed the Center of Gravity of Jewish Politics

Date: 

Monday, January 30, 2017, 4:15pm to 6:15pm

Location: 

Hoffmann Room, Busch Hall, 27 Kirkland Street

ORGANIZATION/SPONSOR: Jews in Modern Europe Study Group;
William Landau Lecture and Publication Fund, Center for Jewish Studies, Harvard University
SPEAKER(S): Simon Erlanger
Professor of Judaic Studies and Theology, University of Luzern
CONTACT INFO: Alex Sagan
alex@sagan.org
DETAILS:    
In this talk Professor Erlanger will discuss the 1946 22nd Zionist Congress in Basel, the first after the holocaust and the last such gathering before the establishment of the state of Israel.
LINK: ces.fas.harvard.edu

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