Taub Center Speakers Program


Each year, the Taub Center organizes a series of public lectures by international scholars. The Speakers Program offers the academic community and the general public a chance to participate in a dynamic dialogue about issues, events, and scholarship related to Israel.


Speakers Program for Spring 2014



April 9, 2014

5:00pm

14A Washington Mews, 1st Floor


 Saposnikheadshot.jpg         Exodus In Zion: The Exodus Narrative in Zionist and Israeli Culture


          Presented by Professor Arieh Saposnik, Ben- Gurion University

        

          Co-Sponsors

          The Skirball Department of Hebrew and Judaic Studies



                        

 

          RSVP via E-mail> fas.taubcenter@nyu.edu / seating limited,

          registration required




April 29, 2014

7:30pm

53 Washington Square South, First Floor

 

TehranMovie.png          Reading Tehran in Tel-Aviv: a Short Documentary Film by

          George Itzhak


          Featuring: George Itzhak

                           Josephine Mairzadeh

                           Orly Noy

          

          Screening followed by Q&A

       





          RSVP via E-mail> fas.taubcenter@nyu.edu / registration required.







May 8, 2014

7:00pm

53 Washington Square South, Floor 3E Room 324

 

BUBERflyerFINAL.png          Martin Buber and Israeli Sociology: German, American,

          and Post-Colonial Entanglements


          Lecture by Dr. Uri Ram, Visiting Professor, TCIS

          Professor of Sociology, Ben Gurion University


          Following Discussion led by Zvi Ben Dor,

          History Department, NYU

        

          Co-Sponsors

          Remarque Institute

                        

          Refreshments will be provided before the lecture.

          RSVP via E-mail> fas.taubcenter@nyu.edu / registration required.

 

     

      





Speakers Program  for Fall 2013


October 30, 2013

5:00pm – 6:30pm


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          Israel's Hasbara and Public Relations

          14A Washington Mews, first floor

          New York, NY 10003

 

          Dr. Margalit Toledano

          Department of Management Communication, University of Waikato


          Respondants:

          Dr. Uri Ram

          Visiting Professor, Taub Center for Israel Studies

         Professor of Sociology, Ben Gurion University

          Dr. Boaz Hagin

          Visiting Scholar, Taub Center for Israel Studies

          Professor of Film and Television, Tel Aviv University


         

RSVP via E-mail> fas.taubcenter@nyu.edu / seating limited, registration required.





November 17, 2013

3:00pm – 5:30pm

53 Washington Square South, 1st Floor


        Garden of Eden - Screening and Panel Discussion

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Featuring:

Daniel Kedem - Cinematographer, Garden of Eden

Panelists:

Shirly Bahar, NYU

Ayala Levin, Columbia University

Shayna Weiss, NYU


In conjunction with The Other Israel Film Festival

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RSVP via OIFF website > http://otherisraelfilmfestival.com  > seating limited, registration required.







SAVE the DATE >

Taub Ten Year Anniversary Celebration

April 6, 2014





Past Speakers Programs


2012-2013

2011-2012

2010-2011

2009-2010

2008-2009

2007-2008

2006-2007

2005-2006

2004-2005

2003-2004