Israel Studies Project
- The Program in Jewish Culture & Society is delighted to welcome Liat Maggid Alon as an Israel Institute Visiting scholar for the 2019-2020 academic year.
- We are now halfway through our 21st Century Jewish Writing and the World series.
- Ruby Namdar, David Bezmozgis, Ayelet Tsabari, Nicole Krauss, Sarah Phillips Casteel, Dean Franco, Dalia Kandiyoti, Ben Schreier
- Professor Amnon Reichman visited the University of Illinois College of Law on March 8-9, 2018. The visit was sponsored by the Israel Studies Project.
- Dorit Rabinyan is an international best-selling Israeli author and screenwriter.
- Michal Aviad, documentary filmmaker, and Smadar Zamir, filmmaker, came to UIUC as part of the symposium A Film of Her Own: Women in Israeli Cinema.<
- After earning her BA in Comparative and English Literature at Tel Aviv University (Israel), Vered Weiss completed her MA in Comparative and World Literature at San Francisco State
- Rhona Seidelman is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Israeli History.
- Guy Ben-Ner is among the world’s foremost video artists.