The mission of the Center for Jewish Studies is to serve as the hub for the interdisciplinary and comparative study of Jewish and Israeli culture and society at UCI and in Orange County; to engage the wider community through public programs and lectures; to support cutting-edge research and to inspire undergraduate scholarship in Jewish and Israel studies; and to promote tolerance and appreciation of cultural and religious pluralism on the UCI campus.
- October 23, 2018
Rami Be'er, Artistic Director, Kibbutz Contemporary Dance Company In Conversation with Julia Lupton (10/23)
- November 13, 2018
Empire, Antiquarianism, and the Secularization of Exile: Baghdadi Jews and the Ten Lost Tribes between History and Geography (11/13)
- March 12, 2019
Women, Weddings, and Reversals: Leone de'Sommi's "Comedy of Betrothal"