Issues in Judaism Lecture Series: American Idols, Jewish Stars
The Hofstra Cultural Center and Hofstra Hillel's Issues in Judaism Lecture Series Fall 2012 presents a four-part lectures series titled “History and Culture: Iran Italy Germany America.”
The fourth lecture, on Thursday, November 29, will be:
"American Idols, Jewish Stars: Sandy Koufax, Lenny Bruce, Bob Dylan, Barbra Streisand"
Speaker: Dr. David E. Kaufman
Associate Professor of Religion and the Florence and Robert Kaufman Endowed Chair in Jewish Studies, Hofstra University
Author,”Jewhooing the Sixties: American Celebrity and Jewish Identity” (forthcoming, November 2012)
There will be a book signing following the lecture.
A question and answer period will follow each lecture. Lectures take place at the Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Axinn Library, First Floor, South Campus.
$22 general public
$20 senior citizen (over 65 with ID) or PEIR member
$15 matriculated non-Hofstra student with ID
ONE FREE subscription with current faculty/matriculated student/staff HofstraCard (must present HofstraCard at door).
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Thursday, 29 November, 2012
Cost:$15-$22 without Hofstra ID
Hempstead, NY 11549
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