New Directions in Sephardic Studies: Monday February 22nd, 9:30am

Monday, February 22nd 2016, 9:30am

New Directions in Sephardic Studies: Monday, February 22nd, 9:30 am
Graduate Theological Union Dinner Board Room
2400 Ridge Road, Berkeley CA 94709 

The past decade or so has seen both a “Jewish turn” in Middle Eastern Studies and a “Middle Eastern turn” in Jewish Studies. This conference will explore the intersection between these two “turns,” exploring the new directions in Sephardic Studies, particularly as they shape scholarship in the Bay Area.

9:30am-11am | Graduate Student Panel

Susan Aguilar

Daniella Farah

Sarah Levin

11:00am | Coffee break

11:15 Welcome

11:20-12:00pm | Emily Gottreich, UC Berkeley

12:00-12:50pm  | Lunch 

12:50-1:30 pm | Susan G. Miller, UC Davis

1:30-2:10pm | Aron Rodrigue, Stanford

2:10-2:20 pm| Coffee Break

2:20-3:00 | Sarah Stein, UC Los Angeles

3:00pm-3:15pm | Coffee Break

3:15-4:00pm | Closing Roundtable

Respondent: Fred Astren


A recording of the event is available here.