Gallery Chat

When:
May 31, 2019 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm America/Phoenix Timezone
2019-05-31T11:00:00-07:00
2019-05-31T12:00:00-07:00
Where:
Jewish History Museum
564 S Stone Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Lisa Schachter-Brooks
520.670.9073

Maxwell Greenberg will share a portion of his doctoral research that explores questions of authenticity and identity amongst Jewish communities who settled in the Tijuana-San Diego border region in the 20th century. As the inaugural Scholar-in-Residence at the Jewish History Museum, Greenberg will build on his work from the westernmost edge of the U.S.-Mexico border by conducting local archival research, including a collection of oral histories, to investigate how community members of Southern Arizona conceive of, and express Jewishness and “Latinidad” in the borderlands.Maxwell E. Greenberg is a doctoral candidate in the César E.
Chávez Department of Chicana/o Studies and the current Skirball
Fellow in Modern Jewish Culture through the Alan D. Leve
Center for Jewish Studies at UCLA.

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