The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Past Events

Past Events
Oct 17, 2019

David Ben-Gurion and the First Israelis

5:00 pm

Tom Segev, a leading Israeli historian and journalist, presents his new book A State at Any Cost: The Life of David Ben-Gurion....
Oct 16, 2019
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The Wandering Woman in the Jewish Boy

Arthur F. Kinney Center for Renaissance Studies
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

“The Wandering Woman in the Jewish Boy: Gender, Antisemitism, and the English City”...
Sep 17, 2019

Desert in the Promised Land: Nature, Settlement, and the Politics of Space in Israel

5:00 pm

A panel discussion of the new book Desert in the Promised Land by Yael Zerubavel....
May 1, 2019

Ripples in a Pond: The Effects of the Holocaust Over Generations

5:00 pm

2019 Annual Yom Hashoah Commemorative Event...
Apr 26, 2019

Digital Witnessing in “Jerusalem, We Are Here”

4:30 pm

Screening and discussion with the filmmaker Dorit Naaman...
Mar 20, 2019

Seminar with Bashir Bashir & Amos Goldberg

4:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Space is limited to 25 participants, RSVP required. ...
Mar 19, 2019

The Holocaust and the Nakba: A New Grammar of Trauma and History

5:00 pm

A panel discussion of the new book:...
Mar 8, 2019

2019 Graduate History Association Conference "The Routes of History” Keynote Event

6:00 pm

The Graduate History Association is honoured to announce that Professor James E. Young will be presenting the keynote address for our annual conference. We are extremely grateful to him for...