Centre for Jewish Studies presents lecture on Jewish life and education

Centre for Jewish Studies lecture
Centre for Jewish Studies lecture

The Israel & Golda Koschitzky Centre for Jewish Studies at York University will host the 2017 Leonard Wolinsky Lectures on Jewish Life and Education on March 26.

“Anti-Semitism and Academia: Past and Present” will feature Professor Susannah Heschel of Dartmouth College, who will deliver the talk “Scholarship in an Age of Politics: Lessons from the Third Reich”; while Professor Cary Nelson of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will give a talk titled “When Does Campus Anti-Israel Sentiment Cross the Line into Antisemitism?”

The lecture will take place at 2pm in the Tribute Communities Recital Hall, Accolade East Building, York University. A reception is scheduled between the two lectures.

Complimentary parking will be available at the Student Services Parking Garage.

To register, RSVP to cjs@yorku.ca or call 416-763-5823. This lecture is free and open to the public; however, space is limited.