Latin American Jewish Studies Association

General Announcements

Fifth Regional Research Conference – Columbia University – May 29-30, 2018

The Latin American Jewish Studies Association (LAJSA) announces its  FIFTH REGIONAL RESEARCH CONFERENCE Hosted by The Institute for Israel and Jewish Studies & The Department of Latin American and Iberian Cultures Columbia University  COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY NEW YORK CITY MAY 29-30, 2018 With a keynote lecture by Federico Finchelstein (The New School) ...
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LAJSA Awards 2017

Best Sole-Authored Book Stephen Silverstein, The Merchant of Havana: The Jew in the Cuban Abolitionist Archive (Vanderbilt UP, 2016) Honorable Mention: Edna Aizenberg, On the Edge of the Holocaust: The Shoah in Latin American Literature and Culture (UP New England, 2015) Best Edited Volume Honorable Mention: Anne Levine and Natasha Zaretsky, ...
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LAJSA-XVIII – Latin American Jewish Studies Association 18th International Research Conference

LAJSA-XVIII Latin American Jewish Studies Association 18th International Research Conference Universidad Iberoamericana Mexico City July 3-5, 2017 CALL FOR PAPERS The Latin American Jewish Studies Association (LAJSA) invites you to participate in its 18th International Research Conference to be held July 3-5, 2017 at the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City ...
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General Announcements – February – May, 2016

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS February – May, 2016 Steve Sadow announces his new mega-website of Latin American Jewish Art and Literature Latin American Jewish Arts www.latinjewisharts.northeastern.edu This site brings together: “Latin American Jewish Art” 1,100 works by 96 artists from 11 countries. “A Voice among the Multitudes” Latin American Jewish Poetry in Spanish ...
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On The Edge Of The Holocaust: The Shoah In Latin American Culture And Literature

EVENT: Book presentation of On The Edge Of The Holocaust: The Shoah In Latin American Culture And Literature WHEN: THURSDAY, MARCH 10, 2016, 7:00 P.M. WHERE: MARYMOUNT  MANHATTAN COLLEGE, REGINA PERUGGI ROOM, 221 East 71st St., New York, N.Y. Marymount Manhattan College and Dr. David Podell, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean ...
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LAJSA International Research Conference XVIII & New Website

Dear LAJSA Colleagues, We write to wish you all a happy new year as we head into 2016 and to communicate several important announcements. Firstly, we are thrilled to announce the unveiling of the new LAJSA website: www.lajsa.org. At the board meeting held during the International Research Conference XVII at ...
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General Announcements – January 2016

1) “A Guide to the Collections: Jewish Studies Resources at the University of Texas” www.utexas.edu/cola/centers/scjs/_files/pdf/researchguide.pdf Es un proyecto del Schusterman Center for Jewish Studies, University of Texas at Austin e incluye todas las bibliotecas y archivos relevantes, entre ellos la Benson Latin American Collection y el Harry Ransom Center además de ...
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LAJSA 4TH REGIONAL INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE, NEW YORK

“Transgression and Conformism in Jewish Latin America: Culture, Art, Literature, and Society” “Transgresión y conformismo en la cultura, el arte, la literatura y la sociedad judeo-latinoamericana” DATE: MAY 26, 2016 (9 AM TO 8 PM) PLACE: CUNY GRADUATE CENTER OF NEW YORK (365 FIFTH AVE. NEW YORK, NY) The Latin American ...
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“LA JUDEIDAD LATINOAMERICANA EN PERSPECTIVA MULTIDISCIPLINARIA”

EL TERCER ENCUENTRO REGIONAL DE LAJSA EN ISRAEL TEL AVIV, 3 DE MAYO DE 2016 LAJSA – Latin American Jewish Studies Association es una organización internacional radicada en los Estados Unidos. La asociación organiza congresos bi-anuales sobre la judeidad en Latinoamérica. Asimismo, se organizan encuentros regionales, tales como el destacable ...
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