Professor Meyer will deliver two lectures:
Michael A. Meyer, a preeminent historian of Reform Judaism and intellectual and religious life of German Jewry, is Adolph S. Ochs Professor (Emeritus) of Jewish History, Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (Cincinnati). One of the founders of the Association for Jewish Studies, his books The Origins of the Modern Jew:Identity and European Culture in Germany, 1749-1824; Responses to Modernity: A History of the Reform Movement in Judaism; Jewish Identity in the Modern World and, a collection of essays Judaism Within Modernity have won multiple National Jewish Book Awards.
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