EVENTS

Calendar

Jan 21 @ 12:00 pm – Mar 2 @ 2:00 pm MSU Union Art Gallery
MSU Union Art Gallery 49 Abbott Road, Rm. 230, East Lansing, MI 48824   The Wash (As It Seams) Solo exhibition featuring the work of Babette Shaw. January 21 – March 2, 2019 Artist Lecture[...]
Feb 8 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 29 @ 7:00 pm (SCENE) Metrospace
BY WAY OF REVOLUTION Solo exhibition featuring the work of Helina Metaferia, MSU Artist-in-Residence: Critical Race Studies. February 8 – March 29, 2019 Reception Friday, February 8 6–8pm   Please join (SCENE) Metrospace and the[...]
Feb 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm 256 Old Horticulture
In New York City in the 20th Century, Jews officially changed their names at a much higher rate than other groups. Antisemitism and Jewish desires for upward mobility combined to help propel this phenomenon. But[...]
Feb 22 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm 256 Old Horticulture
Faculty, students, and the community are welcome to discuss with Dr. Kirsten Fermaglich (Associate Professor, History and Jewish Studies) her recently published book, A Rosenberg by Any Other Name: a History of Jewish Name Changing[...]
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm MSU Library Green Room
Nathan Englander (Distinguished Writer-in-Residence, New York University) will discuss his recently published book, Dinner at the Center of the Earth. He is also the author of the novel The Ministry of Special Cases and the[...]
Mar 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Wells Hall B-342
Faculty, students, and community members are welcome to discuss selections of The Messianic Idea in Judaism.
Mar 24 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Wells Hall B-122 and B-115
The Serling Institute will show four full-length Israeli films: Muhi: Generally Temporary; And then She Arrived; Shoelaces; and The Unorthodox.
Mar 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Wells Hall B-122 and B-115
The Serling Institute will show four full-length Israeli films: Muhi: Generally Temporary; And then She Arrived; Shoelaces; and The Unorthodox.
Apr 12 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Wells Hall B-243
Students will present projects from their Jewish Studies courses. Lunch with Jewish Studies alumna Sara Kirsch (’11) will be provided during the conference. Sara is currently resides in Israel working as a Digital Copywriter at[...]
Apr 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Wells Hall B-243
Faculty, students, and community members will come together to discuss Indecent by Paula Vogel.
Apr 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Lincoln Room of the Kellogg Center, MSU
Doris Bergen will discuss sexual violence during the Holocaust against Jews and non-Jews, against women and girls, and also boys and men. Professor Bergen is the Chancellor Rose and Ray Wolfe Professor of Holocaust Studies[...]
Apr 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm RCAH Theater
Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel’s Indecent is a deeply moving play inspired by the true events surrounding the controversial 1923 Broadway debut of Sholem Asch’s God of Vengeance. Members of the cast and crew will[...]
Apr 28 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm The Wharton Center
This concert features the very powerful Shostakovich Symphony No. 13 “Babi Yar,” and “I Never Saw Another Butterfly” by Charles Davidson. A setting of poems by the renowned Soviet writer Evgeny Yevtushenko, Shostakovich’s work significantly[...]