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Dorit & Gerald Paul Program for the Study of Germans and Jews

Professor Michael Meyer, Adoph S. Ochs Professor of Jewish History Emeritus, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion

Professor Meyer will deliver two lectures:

"True Honor is What We Gain For Ourselves: Maintaining Jewish Morale in Nazi Germany"
Wednesday, October 13, 2010
7:30 p.m.
Oak Room, Indiana Memorial Union, Bloomington

Download and listen to the above lecture.

"The German-Jewish Legacy in America"
Thursday, October 14, 2010
7:30 p.m.
Arthur M. Glick Jewish Community Center, 6701 Hoover Road, Indianapolis

Michael A. Meyer, a preeminent historian of Reform Judaism and intellectual and religious life of German Jewry, is Adolph S. Ochs Professor (Emeritus) of Jewish History, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (Cincinnati). One of the founders of the Association for Jewish Studies, his books The Origins of the Modern Jew:Identity and European Culture in Germany, 1749-1824; Responses to Modernity: A History of the Reform Movement in Judaism; Jewish Identity in the Modern World and, a collection of essays Judaism Within Modernity have won multiple National Jewish Book Awards.

This lecture is free and open to the public. If you have a disability and need assistance, arrangements can be made to accommodate most needs. Please contact the Borns Jewish Studies Program at 812-855-0453 or email