CJL Lecture: Eric Goldstein

Sep 16, 2020, 4:30 pm6:00 pm
via Zoom
  • Center for Jewish Life
  • Program in American Studies
Event Description
Eric Goldstein

Eric Goldstein, associate professor of history, and the Judith London Evans Director of the Tam Institute for Jewish Studies, Emory University. Photo courtesy of Emory University

The Center for Jewish Life Student Board hosts virtually a lecture by Eric Goldstein, exploring the American Jewish experience, with a focus on the role of race in the American-Jewish community. Q&A to follow. All are welcome. Register to receive a Zoom link.

Eric Goldstein is an associate professor at Emory University, where he holds a joint appointment in the Department of History and the Tam Institute for Jewish Studies. He is the author of The Price of Whiteness: Jews, Race, and American Identity (Princeton University Press, 2006). He specializes in American Jewish history and culture, modern Jewish history, and American social and cultural history (19th and 20th centuries). He holds a doctorate from the University of Michigan.