Apr

29 2021

Searching for Israel’s Ancestors in the Genomic Age

7:00PM - 8:00PM  

Drawing on his collaboration with Stanford scientists, Steven Weitzman, Professor at the University of Pensylvania, will explore recent use of genetic evidence to uncover the ancient ancestors of the Jews.

What has been learned from such evidence about the ancient Israelites, and why has this kind of research proven so controversial?

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Sponsor: Berman Center for Jewish Studies at Lehigh University