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Past Conferences and Symposia

The following is a list of recent conferences and symposia hosted by the Case Western Reserve University Judaic Studies Program.

2000:

Treading Sacred Ground: Parallels in Jewish and Christian Art and Architecture

2001:

Forgiveness-Reconciliation-Justice: Possibilities After Auschwitz Wroxton Symposium Book Group November 1 – 3, 2001

2003:

Early Jewish Exegesis and Theological Controversy
Colloquium on the writings of Isaac Kalimi Midwest Book Study Group
May 2, 2003

Fire in the Ashes: God, Evil, and the Holocaust
Wroxton Symposium Book Group (Formerly The Pastora Goldner Series in Post-Holocaust Studies)
Conference Coordinators: David Patterson, University of Memphis and John K. Roth, Claremont McKenna College
Summer, 2003

2005:

A Dialogue of Post-Shoah Hermeneutics: Jews and Christians Reading Scriptures After the Holocaust
A Colloquium Coordinated by Professor Zev Garber, Case Western Reserve University and Los Angeles Valley College
April 10, 2005

Postcolonial Theory and the Middle East
Scholars for Peace in the Middle East Conference SPME President, Edward S. Beck, Walden University
October 30, 2005

After-Words: Post-Holocaust Struggles with Forgiveness, Reconciliation, Justice
Wroxton Symposium Book Group (Formerly The Pastora Goldner Series in Post-Holocaust Studies) Conference Coordinators: David Patterson, University of Memphis and John K. Roth, Claremont McKenna College
Summer, 2005

2007:

Legacies of Nuremberg:  60 Years of Trials and Tribulations (1947-2006)
37th Annual Scholars’ Conference on the Holocaust and the Churches Executive Director: Marcia Sachs Littell, Richard Stockton College of New Jersey
March 11-13, 2007

2009:

Jesus in the Context of Judaism and the Challenge to the Church
A Symposium of Invited Papers Conference Coordinator: Zev Garber, Los Angeles Valley College
May 24 – 26, 2009

The Holocaust and Military Ethics
Wroxton Symposium Book Group Conference Coordinators: George Wilkes, St. Edmund’s College, Cambridge (UK) and Peter J. Haas, Case Western Reserve University
March 22-24, 2009

The Islamic Republic of Iran: Multidisciplinary Analyses of its Theocracy, Nationalism, and Assertion of Power
Scholars for Peace in the Middle East Executive Director:  Samuel M. Edelman,  California State University, Chico
November 8-10, 2009