Cheryl Greenberg. “Black-Jewish Relations & Why it Matters – Now More Than Ever.” Open to the public.

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Date(s) - 09/10/2017
9:26 am


Press release from WFU News:


Paul E. Raether Distinguished Professor of History at Trinity College

September 10, 2017 2:00 p.m. – Reception to follow
Wake Forest University Kulynych Auditorium Byrum Welcome Center
Free & Open to the Public
For more information, please contact or 336.758.2512.

An expert on Jewish – African-American relations, Professor Cheryl Greenberg is the Paul E. Raether Distinguished Professor of History at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. Her published works include, “Or Does It Explode?” Black Harlem in the Great Depression (Oxford, 1991) and Troubling the Waters: Black-Jewish Relations in the American Century (Princeton, 2006).

Following Professor Greenberg’s talk, please join us for a reception to celebrate the new Program in Jewish Studies at Wake Forest University.


Wake Forest University Jewish Studies Program; with support from the Undergraduate College of Arts and Sciences, Department of History, Humanities Institute with support made possible by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities, Department for the Study of Religions, Department of German and Russian, and the Program in American Ethnic Studies. Generous support has also been granted by members of the North Carolina Jewish Studies Consortium, including the Duke Center for Jewish Studies, the Center for Judaic, Holocaust, and Peace Studies at Appalachian State University, and Block Chair in Jewish History, University of North Carolina Wilmington.