Oklahoma Memorial Union Heritage Room, noon-1:00 pm
September 7 - Alan Levenson, History/Judaic Studies, "The Brothers' Hatred of Joseph and Other Challenges of Bible Reading"
October 5 - Sara Coodin, Classics & Letters, "Midrash from the Margins: Reinterpreting Shylock for the Yiddish Stage"
November 2 - Mara Willard, Religious Studies, "Hannah Arendt's Conversion: From Judaism to Jewish Culture"
December 7 - Yael Lavender-Smith, Modern Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, "Fictionalized Identities: The Transformations of Uriel da Costa and Don Quixote"
February 1 - Melissa Stockdale, History, "Fantasies of Treason: Russia's Jews in World War i"
March 1 - Carsten Schapkow, HIstory/Judaic Studies, "Role Model and Countermodel. The Golden Age of Iberian and German Jewish Culture during the Era of Emancipation"
April 5 - Ori Kritz, Modern Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics/Judaic Studies, "Lea Goldberg and 'The Difficulties of a Hebrew Poet'"
May 3 - TBD
Yedida Kalfon Stillman Memorial Lecture
February 17, 2017 - 17th annual Yedida Kalfon Stillman lecture
Professor John Efron, University of California, Berkeley
German Jewry and the Allure of the Sephardic
Osher Lifelong Learning Institute
Summer 2016 - Walker Robins - "Religion in the Civil War" in OKC
Fall 2016 - Alan Levenson - "A Few Good Jews: Heroes and Antiheroes in the Modern Novel" at OU
Fall 2016 - jacob Lackner - "Holy War: The History of the Crusades" in OKC
Fall 2016 - Jacob Lackner - "Medieval Christianity" at OU
More information and registration instructions for OLLI courses can be found at http://www.ou.edu/outreach/olli/programs.htmlhttp://www.ou.edu/outreach/olli/programs.html
Posted on Wed, July 20, 2016
by Lee Green-Hall