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Rooted Cosmopolitans: Jews and Human Rights in the 20th Cent

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
11:00am – 12:15pm

Storrs Campus
Babbidge Library, Visualization Studio (room 1101) Level 1

Professor James Loeffler will present "Rooted Cosmopolitans: Jews and Human Rights in the Twentieth Century," entitled after his recently published book from Yale University Press.

The lecture is free and open to the public.

James Loeffler is associate professor of history and Jewish studies at the University of Virginia and former Robert A. Savitt Fellow at the Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

This program is made possible by the UConn Center for Judaic Studies and Contemporary Jewish Life, the University of Hartford Maurice Greenberg Center for Judaic Studies, and the UConn Department of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages.

If you require an accommodation to participate, please contact Pamela Weathers at 860-486-2271 or

For more information, visit:


Pamela Weathers, 860-486-2271,

Judaic Studies (primary), College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Human Rights Institute, Literatures, Cultures and Languages, UConn Master Calendar

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