First day of a two-day conference examining the impact of Jewish sovereignty - 60+ years after the creation of the state of Israel - on Jewish life and culture, and relations between the Jewish and the non-Jewish worlds.
Sixty-four years after establishment of the state of Israel, this conference aims to shed new light on its impact, and explore key questions posed by the advent of Jewish sovereignty, including:
The conference will bring together leading scholars from Israel and the U.S. in history, sociology, political science, law, philosophy and literature to address these questions and implications for the future.
This academic conference is also intended to be accessible to a non-academic audience. Proceedings are free and open to the public.
Kosher continental breakfast provided.
Sponsor(s): Younes and Soraya Nazarian Center for Israel Studies, Center for the Study of Religion, The Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Foundation Chair in Israel Studies
Exploring the Meanings of Jewish Sovereignty
UCLA Younes & Soraya Nazarian Center for Israel Studies • 10367 Bunche Hall • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1487 • Campus Mail Code: 148703
Tel: 310-825-9646 • Fax: 310-206-3555 • Email: firstname.lastname@example.org