23 2023

Contemporary Jew Hatred in Universities and Popular Culture in America

6:45PM - 8:00PM  

VIRTUAL Program Jewish Federation of the Berkshires 196 South Street
Pittsfield, MA 01201

Contact Rabbi Daveen Litwin

RESCHEDULED Virtual program.  Please register HERE

Respected scholar, author and speaker, Dr. Charles Asher Small will explore issues of contemporary Jew hatred in the United States including antisemitism in American universities, popular culture, and hip hop.

Dr. Small is the Founder and Executive Director of International Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy (ISGAP) and the Director of the Fellowship Training Programme on Critical Antisemitism Studies at Woolf Institute, Cambridge.  Through ISGAP, he has convened groundbreaking academic seminar series, conferences and programming in the emerging field of contemporary antisemitism studies at Harvard University, Yale University, Columbia University, Stanford University, Fordham University, McGill University, University of Miami, La Sapienza University in Rome, the Sorbonne in Paris, the National University of Kyiv, the CNRS (the French National Center for Scientific Research or Centre national de la recherche scientifique), and other top-tier universities around the world. 

Dr. Small is committed to creating scholarly programming and research on contemporary antisemitism at  universities internationally and establishing contemporary antisemitism studies as a recognized academic discipline.