Jewish Studies News

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Temple Now, Temple University’s online news platform recently interviewed Dr. Laura Levitt (Professor of Religion, Jewish Studies, and Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies) about her newest release, The Objects That Remain. Dr. Levitt uses artifacts found in the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and evidence found in police storage facilities to explore the notion that we are connected through these objects that hold memories of trauma and acts of violence.

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College of Liberal Arts Dean Richard Deeg addresses our students, alumni, faculty and staff on the crucial topics of diversity, race and anti-bias.

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Comic artist and writer Eli Valley was a recent guest of CLA’s Feinstein Center for American Jewish History. While on campus, he shared his Diaspora Boy comics with students and discussed his criticism of Zionist views of diaspora Jews.