Video Drops

Togo Mizrahi and the Making of Egyptian Cinema

Deborah Starr (Cornell) in conversation with Aomar Boum (UCLA) and Nancy Reynolds (WashU)

Israel through a Colored Lens: African-American Perspectives on Mizrahi Israelis

Bryan K. Roby (University of Michigan) in conversation with Aomar Boum (UCLA)

The Blood Libel in Modern Eastern Europe: A Social History

Elissa Bemporad (CUNY) in conversation with Boris Dralyuk (LA Review of Books) and David N. Myers (UCLA)

“If I Embarrass You, Tell Your Friends”: Jews Making Trouble, Jews Making Comedy

Tony Michels (UW Madison) in conversation with practitioners and critics of comedy, including Jessica Chaffin, Jena Friedman, Lynn Harris, Michaela Watkins, and Josh Kun (USC)

A Teach-In on Jewish Studies, Race, and Anti-Racism

Sarah Abrevaya Stein (UCLA), Dean Franco (Wake Forest University), Lila Corwin-Berman (Temple University), Aomar Boum (UCLA), Sultan Doughan (Boston University), Maxwell Greenberg (UCLA), and Benjamin Ratskoff (UCLA)

The Italian Executioners: The Genocide of the Jews of Italy

Simon Levis Sullam (Ca’Foscari University of Venice) with
Marla Stone (Occidental College)

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