Dec

13 2020

10:00 AM KI Lecture: "Jews in WWI and Origins of Religious Pluralism"

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

Contact Vikki Dunn
610-435-9074
vdunn@kiallentown.org

Lecture by Jessica Cooperman, Associate Professor of Religion Studies and Director of Jewish Studies at Muhlenberg College.  Her research focuses on 20th century American Judaism and culture and the connection between American conceptions of religion and state poilcy.  Her book, "Making Judaism Safe for America: World War I and the Origins of American Pluralism" was published in 2018.  Her current research explores sites of Jewish-Christian dialogue and engagement in the post-WWII period.