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Then and Now: How 1917 Changed the World

May 7 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

$10

Leading scholars discuss the interconnectedness and contemporary resonance of the major world events of 1917 and the themes of immigration, revolution, and Zionism.

Featured speakers to-date include:

Jennifer D. Keene,Professor and Chair, Chapman University (1917 exhibition advisor)
Tony Michels, George L. Mosse Professor of American Jewish History, University of Wisconsin-Madison(1917 exhibition advisor)
Benjamin Nathans, Ronald S. Lauder Associate Professor of History, University of Pennsylvania
Beth S. Wenger, Moritz and Josephine Berg Chair; Professor of History; Chair, Department of History; University of Pennsylvania; AJHS Academic Council; NMAJH Founding Historian (1917 exhibition advisor)

Details

Date:
May 7
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
$10
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.nmajh.org/CalendarEvent.aspx?eventid=509

Venue

National Museum of American Jewish History
101 S. Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, United States
Website:
nmajh.org