David SorkinJewish Emancipation: A History Across Five Centuries


Please join us for an Arts and Humanities Book Talk by Professor David Sorkin, author of “Jewish Emancipation, A History Across Five Centuries”, a comprehensive account of the process by which Jews became citizens with civil and political rights in the modern world.

Co-sponsored with the Program in Judaic Studies

Open To: General Public

Admission: Free

About the Author

David Sorkin is the Lucy G. Moses Professor of History at Yale University. His books include The Religious Enlightenment: Protestants, Jews, and Catholics from London to Vienna (Princeton), Moses Mendelssohn and the Religious Enlightenment, and The Transformation of German Jewry, 1780–1840.