Event Information
American Jewish Historical Society Presents
Biennial Scholars Conference on American Jewish History - Keynote
Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Beyond Exceptionalism: American Jewry as a Port Jewry

Length: 3 hrs 00 mins
Intermission: Yes
Seating: General Admission
You choose your seats when you get to the theater.

This biennial conference, organized by the Academic Council of the American Jewish Historical Society, will examine the notion of American Jewish "exceptionalism," or uniqueness, which has shaped conceptions of American Jewish history from its beginning. More than 40 papers will be given by a range of prominent academics from around the U.S., Canada, and Israel.

6:00: Cocktail Reception Sponsored by Adam Matthew Digital.
7:30: Harry Elson Memorial Lecture: Beyond Exceptionalism: American Jewry as a Port Jewry; Professor David Sorkin (University of Wisconsin)

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This event is general admission and no seating is assigned at this time. You will choose your seats when you arrive at the venue. Please view the 'More info' link to view if the venue is ADA Complaint.