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Research Seminar - Paola Tartakoff

Friday, February 7, 2014
12:15pm – 2:30pm

Storrs Campus
Thomas J Dodd Research Center Room 162

Please join us for a Research Seminar by Dr. Paola Tartakoff, Associate Professor of History and Jewish Studies at Rutgers University, titled "Testing Boundaries: Jewish Conversion and Iberian Exceptionalism, 1200-1391"

On Friday, February 7, 12:15 p.m.

Room 162, thomas J Dodd Research Center

Paola Tartakoff is a social and cultural historian whose work primarily explores Jewish-Christian relations in Iberia, with a focus on religious conversion and the inquisitorial prosecution of Jews and converts. She is the author of Between Christian and Jew: Conversion and Inquisition in the Medieval Crown of Aragon (U Penn Press).

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This lecture is part of a series sponsored by UConn Vice President for Research, Center for Judaic Studies and Contemporary Jewish Life, Departments of English, History, Literatures, Cultures and Languages, and Philosophy, the Programs in Medieval Studies and Middle East Studies, and the Konover Chair of Judaic Studies

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