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Rebecca Wartell will present “The Exiled Bride: Jewish and Converse Widows in Early Modern Sephardic Society"

Sept. 12, 2022

Rebecca Wartell will be presenting a work-in progress — entitled “The Exiled Bride: Jewish and Converse Widows in Early Modern Sephardic Society" — at a workshop hosted by the Mediterranean Studies Group. Dr. Wartell will be in conversation with faculty from UCCS and Boulder, including Brian A. Catlos, organizer of...

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What's New in Jewish Studies, 2022-2023

Aug. 22, 2022

As we enter the 2022-2023 academic year, we are pleased to announce a variety of new developments in the Program in Jewish Studies at CU Boulder. We are very excited to welcome two new members to Jewish Studies, Thomas Pegelow Kaplan , the new Louis P. Singer Endowed Chair in...

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Rebecca Wartell will present at upcoming Mediterranean Seminar

Feb. 11, 2022

Rebecca Wartell will be speaking at the upcoming Mediterranean Seminar: Sacred Space(s). You can find details here.

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Rebecca Wartell reviews new book

Aug. 3, 2021

Rebecca Wartell has just published a review of the recent book Rescue the Surviving Souls: The Great Jewish Refugee Crisis of the Seventeenth Century in the Mediterranean Historical Review. You can find the review here .

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Rebecca Wartell speaks at “Jews in the Midwest and West”

March 15, 2021

Rebecca Wartell will be speaking at the annual meeting of Western Jewish Studies Association. Wartell will be speaking on a panel on “Jews in the Midwest and West” with her work on “Jew Outdoors: Post-War Jewish Recreation in the Rocky Mountains.”

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"Rabbis on refugees" Article Published by Rebecca Wartell

Nov. 25, 2019

Rebecca Wartell , Instructor in Jewish Studies, recently published an article in the Mediterranean Historical Review titled " Rabbis on refugees: theological responses to the treatment of converso migrants in the sixteenth-century Candia ." The article explores the treatment of converso refugees arriving in Crete in the mid-sixteenth century. Rabbinic...

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What's New in Jewish Studies, 2018-2019

Aug. 23, 2018

As we enter the 2018-2019 academic year, we are pleased to announce a variety of new developments in the Program in Jewish Studies at CU Boulder. We welcome two new faculty members to Jewish Studies, Rebecca Wartell , Instructor in Jewish Studies, and Hilary Kalisman , Assistant Professor of History...