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Lillian Guerra on Cuba After Fidel

Published: Jan 20th, 2015

What will happen to Cuba after the death of Fidel Castro?  UF historian Dr. Lillian Guerra addresses that question in a recent piece written for the Huffington Post.  As a… Read More

Ari Joskowicz on Jewish-Catholic Relations

Published: Jan 12th, 2015

Please join us for a lecture by Dr. Ari Joskowicz entitled, “Who to Exclude in Order to Belong,” to be held on 2 February 2015 at 4:00 pm in Room… Read More

David Nirenberg on Anti-Judaism

Published: Jan 8th, 2015

Ancient Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans; Christians and Muslims of every period; even the secularists of modernity have used Judaism in constructing their visions of the world. What relationship do these… Read More

Luise White’s New Book on Sovereignty

Published: Jan 7th, 2015

Congrats to Dr. Luise  White, who is publishing her new book,  Unpopular Sovereignty: Rhodesian Independence and African Decolonization, with the University of Chicago Press.  White challenges the traditional narrative that describes… Read More