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Bruce Rosenstock
Religious Studies, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

"Closing the Circle of German-Jewish Philosophy: Moses Mendelssohn and Franz Rosenzweig" Jewish Studies Lecture
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Wed., Feb. 20, 2008, 7:30pm - 9:00pm
Location: Hall Center Conference Hall
*Co-sponsored by Jewish Studies at KU, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the Jewish Heritage Foundation of Greater Kansas City and the Jewish Community Foundation of Greater Kansas City

Bruce Rosenstock is Associate Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is the author of a monograph dealing with the origins of racialized anti-Judaism in Spain (New Men: Conversos. Christian Theology, and Society in Fifteenth-Century Castile) and has just completed a book on the history of German-Jewish philosophy entitled Philosophy and the Jewish Question: Mendelssohn, Rosenzweig, and Beyond. He has published articles on Plato, the Hebrew Bible and modern political theology.


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