Past Events and Programs

Fall 2012 Events & Programs

Men, Money and Materiel: 1948 as a Jewish World War

Jewish Studies
Lecture by Professor Derek Penslar
Thursday, September 13, 2012
7:00 p.m., Moyer Hall, Muhlenberg College

Traders, Translators and Tax Collectors: Jews and the Economic Life of the Ottoman Empire
Lecture by Professor Mark Stein
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
7:00 p.m., Jewish Day School, Allentown, PA
Co-Sponsored by the History Department, Jewish Day School

Supporting Jews Transforming Judaism: Jewish Charitable Organizations in Medieval Spain
Lecture by Professor Hartley Lachter
Sunday, October 21, 2012
7:00 p.m., Third Street Bistro, 117 North 3rd Street, Easton, PA

Who is the Real Merchant of Venice? Shakespeare's Mystery Man of the Rialto
Lecture and Presentation by Professor Thomas Cartelli
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
7:30 p.m., Muhlenberg College Hillel
Co-Sponsored by the English Department, Muhlenberg College Hillel

Screening of the Classic Yiddish Film "Uncle Moses"
Followed by a discussion with Professor Jessica Cooperman
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
7:00 p.m., ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, Bethlehem, PA

Capstone Discussion with Dr. Jessica Cooperman
Friday, December 7, 2012
10:30 a.m., The Wise Bean Coffee Shop, 634 North New Street, Bethlehem, PA