Northeastern University/Temple Beth Sholom Lecture Series

January 25, 2019, 7:30 pm
Temple Beth Sholom
50 Pamela Road
Framingham, MA 01701

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The TBS Adult Education Committee invites you to the second event in the Northeastern University/Temple Beth Sholom Lecture Series featuring

Simon Rabinovitch

Friday evening, January 25, 2019 at 7:30PM

Israel’s Nation-State Law: What is it, what does it mean, and does it matter?


Simon Rabinovitch is a Humanities Center Fellow at Northeastern University and Assistant Professor of History at Boston University, where he teaches Jewish, European, and legal history. He is the author of Jewish Rights, National Rites: Nationalism and Autonomy in Late Imperial and Revolutionary Russia and the editor of Jews and Diaspora Nationalism: Writings on Jewish Peoplehood in Europe the United States and, most recently, Defining Israel: The Jewish State, Democracy, and the Law. Simon is currently working on a book about Jews and the question of religious freedom in different states.