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October 2019

The Jews as a Class: Between Race and Religion in the Civil War South

October 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free

Our Margolis lecture for 2019-2020 is with Shari Rabin, Oberlin College.   ‘The Jews as a Class’: Between Race and Religion in the Civil War South One of the most infamous instances of American antisemitism is General Ulysses S. Grant’s 1862 General Order Number 11, which banned “Jews, as a class” from the Department of Tennessee. This presentation will revisit this language of southern Jews “as a class” in historical context, showing how Jews and non-Jews alike struggled to categorize…

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March 2020

Devi Mays

March 2, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Free

Devi Mays, University of Michigan. Event details TBA. 5:30p start time in Hill Hall, Moeser Auditorium. Directions/Parking.

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