Initiatives

TRAVEL & TRANSLATION IN THE JEWISH WORLD

March 31, 2014 from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Centre for Ethnography UTSC - MW296

YIDDISH ON THE BATTLEFIELDS OF SPAIN: Memory, Travel and War Reportage

by Jack Kugelmanss
Melton Legislative Professor and Director
Centre for Jewish Studies
Professor of Anthropology
University of Florida

 

April 1, 2014 from 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Jackman Humanities Institute SG - JHB104

TRAVEL AS CURSE AND PROMISE: The Wandering Jew from Medieval Legend to Modern Symbol

by Galit Hasan-Rokem
Max and Margarethe Grunwald
Professor of Folklore (Emerita)
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
2014 Visiting Scholar
The Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life
Rutgers University

RESPONDENTS
Jack Kugelmass (Florida) and Anna Shternshis (Toronto)

Centre for Ethnography

The Centre for Ethnography was established in 2007 to foster and promote ethnographic research and writing at UTSC.