On the Road

Robert Barsky Receives Rockefeller Bellagio Writing Residency

Robert Barsky has received the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center writing residency, which takes place in Bellagio, Italy, from March-April. According the foundation: For nearly 60 years, the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center has enabled the world’s brightest minds and most ambitious … Read more

Nashville Jewish Film Festival

The Program in Jewish Studies is a proud sponsor of the 2017 Nashville Jewish Film Festival. For schedule and ticket information, please visit the NJFF website. Jewish Studies professors will be guest speakers at the following events: Allison Schachter – Director, … Read more

4/19/2015 Shaul Kelner at NYU

Prof. Shaul Kelner will speak at New York University’s Taub Center for Israel Studies conference, “American Jews and Israel: A Relationship in Transition,” Sunday, April 19, 2015. The conference will last from 10:00 AM to 8:30 PM. Prof. Kelner will … Read more

12/14 AJS Annual Conference

Shaul Kelner, Julia Cohen, Phillip Ackerman-Lieberman, and other faculty and graduate students from Vanderbilt’s Jewish Studies program will speak at this year’s Association for Jewish Studies Annual Conference in Baltimore, Maryland at the Hilton Baltimore. Speakers: Prof. Phillip Ackerman-Lieberman The … Read more

Jack Sasson 11/7/14 in Nashville, TN

Prof. Jack Sasson speak on will speak on Abraham and Abimelech at Congregation Sherith Israel in Nashville, TN on the evening of November 7, 2014. RSVP for the dinner lecture at (615) 292-6614. Read more