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Association of Jewish Studies 54th Annual Conference

The Annual Conference of the Association for Jewish Studies in the largest annual international gathering of Jewish Studies scholars in the world. With more than 1200 attendees, over 190 sessions, a major book exhibit of leading publishers, cultural programming, plenary, and awards, the AJS annual conference provides a unique opportunity to share ideas and explore the world of Jewish Studies scholarship.
Wayne State University Press will be attending as an exhibitor.

Date
Tuesday, December 20, 2022
Venue
Sheraton Boston
39 Dalton St
Boston MA
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Bridging Worlds

Poetry and Philosophy in the Works of Immanuel of Rome

Dana W. Fishkin

Printed Paper Cased
Available May 2023
ISBN: 9780814350362
$94.99
Paperback
Available May 2023
ISBN: 9780814350355
$44.99
eBOOK
Available May 2023
ISBN: 9780814350379
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Fear and Other Stories

Chana Blankshteyn
Translated by Anita Norich

Translation of Chana Blankshteyn’s stories depicting the tumultuous interwar years in Europe.

Printed Paper Cased
Published: May 2022
ISBN: 9780814349281
$92.99
Paperback
Published: May 2022
ISBN: 9780814349274
$34.99
eBOOK
Published: May 2022
ISBN: 9780814349298
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From Left to Right

Lucy S. Dawidowicz, the New York Intellectuals, and the Politics of Jewish History

Nancy Sinkoff

Intellectual biography of Holocaust historian Lucy S. Dawidowicz.

Printed Paper Cased
Available February 2023
ISBN: 9780814345108
$34.99
Paperback
Available February 2023
ISBN: 9780814350317
$29.99
eBOOK
Available February 2023
ISBN: 9780814345115

Funny, You Don't Look Funny

Judaism and Humor from the Silent Generation to Millennials

Jennifer Caplan

Across generations, humor has been a place for American Jews to explore the relationship between Jewish identity, practices, and history.

Printed Paper Cased
Available March 2023
ISBN: 9780814347300
$94.99
Paperback
Available March 2023
ISBN: 9780814347317
$36.99
eBOOK
Available March 2023
ISBN: 9780814347324

Jewish Revival Inside Out

Remaking Jewishness in a Transnational Age

Edited by Daniel Monterescu and Rachel Werczberger

Unravels the cultural tension inherent in projects of Jewish revival, renewal, and survival in the face of an uncertain future.

Printed Paper Cased
Available December 2022
ISBN: 9780814349182
$94.99
Paperback
Available December 2022
ISBN: 9780814349175
$39.99
eBOOK
Available December 2022
ISBN: 9780814349496

Memory Spaces

Visualizing Identity in Jewish Women's Graphic Narratives

Victoria Aarons

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Available May 2023
ISBN: 9780814349151
$94.99
Paperback
Available May 2023
ISBN: 9780814349144
$38.99
eBOOK
Available May 2023
ISBN: 9780814349168

More than Parcels

Wartime Aid for Jews in Nazi-Era Camps and Ghettos

Edited by Jan Lánícek and Jan Lambertz

Essays mapping the history of relief parcels sent to Jewish prisoners during World War II.

Printed Paper Cased
Published: June 2022
ISBN: 9780814349236
$92.99
Paperback
Published: June 2022
ISBN: 9780814349229
$39.99
eBOOK
Published: June 2022
ISBN: 9780814349243

Queering Anti-Zionism

Academic Freedom, LGBTQ Intellectuals, and Israel/Palestine Campus Activism

A queer critique of anti-Zionism, exploring how the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions movement has undermined scholarly inquiry.

Printed Paper Cased
Published: November 2022
ISBN: 9780814349991
$89.99
Paperback
Published: November 2022
ISBN: 9780814349984
$36.99
eBOOK
Published: November 2022
ISBN: 9780814350003

Sepher Yosippon

A Tenth-Century History of Ancient Israel

Translated and Introduced by Steven B. Bowman

The seminal medieval history of the Second Commonwealth period of ancient Jewish history.

Printed Paper Cased
Published: November 2022
ISBN: 9780814349441
$99.99
Paperback
Published: November 2022
ISBN: 9780814349434
$49.99
eBOOK
Published: November 2022
ISBN: 9780814349458