Tag: Religion

Harry Goulbourne – “Religion: Enemy of “The Open Society” in Post Imperial Britain”


Lecture: Religion: Enemy of “The Open Society” in Post Imperial Britain Speaker: Harry Goulbourne, Honorary Professor of Sociology at London South Bank University and Visiting Professor of Sociology at the University of Leeds Date: October 4, 2012 Location: Fordham University

Hilda Nissimi, Lara Trubowitz, Mark Weitzman – “Christianity and Antisemitism”


YIISA/IASA “Global Antisemitism: A Crisis of Modernity” Conference Panel: “Christianity and Antisemitism” Speakers: Dr. Hilda Nissimi, Bar-Ilan University – “Religion, Liberalism, and Empire in Britain: Antisemitism as Lynchpin” Professor Lara Trubowitz, University of Iowa – “Wyndham Lewis, Christian Theology and the Artfulness of Antisemitism, or Redefining Tolerance in an Era of Refugees” Mark Weitzman, Simon […]

Brigitte Sion – “The Jew as a Bloodthirsty Butcher: Laws Banning Ritual Slaughter (Shechita)”


Lecture: The Jew as a Bloodthirsty Butcher Laws Banning Ritual Slaughter (Shechita) Speaker: Professor Brigitte Sion, Assistant Professor/Faculty Fellow, Program in Religious Studies and Department of Journalism, NYU Date: December 4, 2008 YIISA/ISGAP Antisemitism in Comparative Perspective Seminar Series