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NYC: YIVO – On Being a Soviet Jew
May 1, 2017 @ 10:00 AM
BEING A JEW IN THE SOVIET UNION: FINDINGS FROM ‘A COMPREHENSIVE HISTORY OF THE JEWS IN THE SOVIET UNION’
Join YIVO for this unique opportunity to hear from renowned scholars working on A Comprehensive History of the Jews in the Soviet Union as they share their findings with the public in this day-long conference. Participants will include Elissa Bemporad (Queens College, NY), Oleg Budnitskiy (Higher School of Economics, Moscow), Gennady Estraikh (New York University), Zvi Gitelman (University of Michigan), Zeev Levin (Hebrew University of Jerusalem), Anna Shternshis (University of Toronto), Deborah Yalen (Colorado State University), and Arkadi Zeltser (Yad Vashem, Jerusalem). Program to follow.