Events Calendar

Upcoming Events

Dec 5

Censoring the Holocaust: How Books Shape Our View of a Painful Past

Online | Dangerous Ideas: Censorship Through a Jewish Lens | Public Lectures & Events

In this discussion, Dr. Edna Friedberg, JTS fellow and historian at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum looks back at Holocaust literature and how its popularity shifts depending on time and place. Part of our fall learning series Dangerous Ideas: Censorship Through a Jewish Lens.

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Dec 12

The Hollywood Blacklist and the Whitewashing of American Culture

Online | Dangerous Ideas: Censorship Through a Jewish Lens | Public Lectures & Events

Ellie Gettinger, JTS director of Digital Learning and curator of the museum exhibit, “Blacklist: The Hollywood Red Scare,” will explore the political climate that led to the blacklist and how it fundamentally changed the film industry. Part of our fall learning series Dangerous Ideas: Censorship Through a Jewish Lens 

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Dec 19

Where Do We Draw the Line?

Online | Dangerous Ideas: Censorship Through a Jewish Lens | Public Lectures & Events

Dr. Meredith Katz takes a look at censorship in Jewish days schools, examining successes and challenges. Part of our fall learning series Dangerous Ideas: Censorship Through a Jewish Lens.

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