HistoryHIS257 Shtetl: Eastern European Jewish Life

For several centuries, the shtetl functioned as the center of Jewish life in Eastern Europe. Alternately mythologized and pathologized, the shtetl continues to exist as an imaginary space that defines and distorts the historical image of Eastern European Jewish life. Students cannot receive credit for this course and course 196M.

Requirements

Enrollment is restricted to graduate students.

Credits

5

Instructor

Nathaniel Deutsch