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Upcoming Events @ The Bildner Center for the Study of Jewish Life
Happy New Year!
לשנה טובה ומתוקה
The Bildner Center staff
wishes you a sweet start to the semester and a happy, healthy, and
peaceful New Year. We look forward to seeing you both in person and
online this fall as we celebrate the Bildner Center’s 25th
Sunday, October 20 | 7:00pm (In Person Only)
American Shtetl: The
Making of Kiryas Joel, a Hasidic Village in Upstate New York
Renowned scholars Nomi
M. Stolzenberg (USC) and David N. Myers (UCLA) explore how
a group of pious, Yiddish-speaking Jews grew to become a thriving
insular enclave and powerful local government in upstate New York
using the very instruments of secular political and legal power that
A cornerstone of cultural and intellectual life at
Rutgers, the Bildner Center presents programs that educate and engage
diverse audiences. At a time when antisemitism is on the rise and
ignorance about Jewish history and culture is prevalent, the Center
is a vital resource on campus and for the wider public.