December 14-16, the 44th Annual Conference of the Association for Jewish Studies (AJS) will take place in Chicago, Illinois at the Sheraton Chicago. This year the SU Press will not only attend the international event, but also prepare a display table promoting the latest Jewish Studies titles. Some of the featured books include From Our Springtime: Literary Memoirs and Portraits of Yiddish New York, Louis Marshall and the Rise of Jewish Ethnicity in America: A Biography, A Portrait of Pacifists: The Life and Thought of Louis Lowy, Contemporary Sephardic Identity in the Americas and Place and Ideology in Contemporary Hebrew Literature.
The AJS Conference is the largest international meeting of Jewish studies scholars; hosting close to 1,000 attendees. With a book exhibit of prominent publishers, over 100 open sessions, and a gala banquet to top off the weekend, this annual gathering provides a unique celebration for Jewish studies scholarship.
Visit the AJS website for a complete conference schedule.