Nov 14: Animality After the Shoah

November 4, 2019

Please join the Center’s Andrea Cooper on November 14th for this talk, titled Animality After the Shoah. It starts at 5pm in Carolina Hall, Room 220. Professor Cooper is a member of the Center’s faculty steering committee.  

Nov 4: The Navel of the Dream: Freud and/in Yiddish

October 14, 2019

Our Evans Lecture for 2019-2020. Community lecture with Naomi Seidman of University of Toronto. Co-hosted with Duke Center for Jewish Studies. November 4, 2019, 7:00pm, UNC Friday Center.   “The Navel of the Dream: Freud and/in Yiddish” This lecture explores … Continued

Oct 28: Martin Buber: A Life of Faith and Dissent

October 14, 2019

Our Heilig Lecture for 2019-2020 with Paul Mendes-Flohr of University of Chicago. Oct 28, 5:30pm, Dey Hall Update October 2: Please note new location for this lecture: Dey Hall, Toy Lounge Martin Buber. A Life of Faith and Dissent   … Continued

Oct 29: US-Israel Relations

October 8, 2019

The Center is pleased to co-sponsor: US-Israel Relations: Between the White House, Congress, and the Israeli Government   29 October 2019, 5:15-6:45pm Room 1005 FedEx Global Education Center, UNC-Chapel Hill There is a growing split between Democrats and Republicans, as … Continued

Grad Student and Faculty Grant Opportunities

September 23, 2019

Thanks to  generous private support, the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies is able to offer grants supporting undergraduate students, graduate students and faculty. Our next grant cycle is coming up, with an October 21, 2019 application deadline for faculty course … Continued