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Courses

Winter 2019 Offerings

CORE COURSES

Sources of Jewish History

Devi Mays

Judaic 210

HU

3 credits

M/W 4:00--5:30pm

Jews in the Modern World

Shachar Pinsker

Judaic 281

HU, R&E

4 credits

M/W 11:30--1:00pm

FIRST YEAR SEMINAR

Story, Sin, and Spectacle on the Yiddish Stage

Michael Yashinsky

Judaic 150.001

HU

3 credits

T/TH 4-5:30pm

 

UNDERGRADUATE ELECTIVES

Jewish Americans:
Identity and Community in a Pluralistic Society

David Schoem

Judaic 216

SS

3 credits

M/W 2:30-4:00pm

Encountering the Holocaust

Elliot Ginsburg

Judaic 218.002

HU

3 credits

T/TH 11:30-1:00pm

 

Sex and Sexuality in Jewish History and Culture

Rafe Neis

Judaic 224

HU

3 credits

T/TH 10-11:30am

 

 

The History of the Arab-Israeli Conflict

Victor Lieberman

Judaic 244

SS, R&E

3 credits, HU

T/TH 4:00-5:30pm

The Mediterranean: Jewish Studies

Devi Mays

Judaic 253

HU

3 credits

M/W/F 12:00-1pm

The Bible as Literature

Julian Levinson

Judaic 258

HU

3 credits

M/W 2:30-4:00pm

Contemporary Issues in Biblical Texts

Rebecca Wollenberg

Judaic 318.002

HU

3 credits

T/TH 1:00-2:30pm

Satan, Sin, and Suffering:
Explorations in the Book of Job

Brian Schmidt

Judaic 318.003

3 credits

HU

T/TH 11:30-1:00pm

 

Jewish History in Colonial North Africa

Bryan Roby

Judaic 340

3 credits

HU

T/TH 11:30-1pm

 

 

Anne Frank in Context

Annemarie Toebosch

Judaic 351

3 credits

HU

T/TH 1:00-2:30pm

 

 

Israeli Society and Culture:
Borders and Border Crossing

Shachar Pinsker

Judaic 373

3 credits

SS

M/W 2:30-4:00pm

 

Women and the Bible

Ruth Tsoffar

Judaic 376

3 credits

HU

T/TH 2:30-4:00pm

 

 

Jewish Photographers: Picture the Modern World

Deborah Dash Moore

Judaic 379

3 credits

HU

M/W 4:00-5:30pm

 

Jewish Literature: Yiddish in the America

Joshua Wall

Judaic 389

3 credits

HU

T/TH 11:30-1:00pm

 

 

UNDERGRADUATE/GRADUATE ELECTIVES

History of American Jewish Women

Karla Goldman

Judaic 417

3 credits

Tuesday 2:00-5:00pm

 

 

Protests and Conflict in Israel/Palestine

Bryan Roby

Judaic 460

3 credits

Tuesday/Thursday 8:30-10:00am

Modern Jewish Thought

Elliot Ginsburg

Judaic 478

3 credits

Tuesday 4:00-7:00pm

GRADUATE ELECTIVES

Introduction to Methods and Topics in Judaic Studies

Rebecca Wollenberg

Judaic 601

3 credits

Thursday 9:00-12:00pm

Literature of the Holocaust

Julian Levinson

Judaic 617.001

3 credits

Monday 10:00-1:00pm

Collaborative Research in the Holocaust

Jeff Veidlinger

Judaic 617.002

3 credits

Friday 1:00-4:00pm

YIDDISH

First Year Yiddish II

Judaic 102/432

Michael Yashinsky

4 Credits

M/T/W/TH 9:00-10:00am

Second Year Yiddish II

Judaic 202/532

Michael Yashinsky

4 Credits

M/W 11:00-1:00pm