Leading academics from around the country will join Cornell experts in a semester-long series, “Antisemitism and Islamophobia Examined.”Read more
Founded on the conviction that the record contained in the languages, literature, and history of the Jewish people, as these developed across the globe and over thousands of years, are an integral part of human heritage.
Jewish Studies News
IES faculty associate Kora von Wittelsbach, senior lecturer in Romance Studies, led the effort to bring the Alain Elkann Collection to the Cornell Library.Read more
The award was given for “Losing Istanbul: Arab-Ottoman Imperialists and the End of Empire.”Read more
A Nov. 16 talk sponsored by the Office of the Provost and the College of Arts and Sciences will shed light on the history of hate movements in the U.S.Read more
Submission deadline is December 15, 2023 for "Making Space: Peopling and Placing the Matter of Jewish Studies," a conference to take place in Spring 2024 at Cornell University.Read more
The Department of Near Eastern Studies will offer “Understanding Events in Israel – Palestine” from 5-6:30 p.m. in Room 165 of McGraw Hall.Read more
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Elementary Yiddish II (YIDSH 1777) offered MTWR 3:35-4:25 p.m. 4 credits
Medicine, Magic and Science in the Ancient Near East (JWST 2599) offered TR 11:40 - 12:55 p.m. 3 credits
Introduction to Judaism (JWST 2644) offered MW 10:10 - 11:25 a.m. 3 credits (Required for the major and minor)
Jewish Law, State Law (JWST 3732) offered MW 11:40 - 12:55 p.m. 3 credits
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