CLAS Faculty Research Brown Bag Series with Natan Meir
Friday, February 16, 2018 - 12:00pm to Friday, February 16, 2018 - 1:00pm

"Finding History on the Margins: Writing Society's Outcasts Back into Jewish History at the New York Public Library" with Dr. Natan Meir, Lorry I. Lokey Chair in Judaic Studies and Associate Professor of Judaic Studies

Location: Smith Memorial Student Union room 298

Price: Free

Dr. Meir recently spent a sabbatical as a fellow at the New York Public Library's Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers. In this talk, he will discuss his experience as a fellow and how the library's resources supported his current research project, "Stepchildren of the Shtetl: The Destitute, Disabled, and Demented of Jewish Eastern Europe."