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A section of Le Grande Atlas showing a castle, an Indian elephant, and a man's head

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CLA's collaborative explorations of the premodern era are so impressive that the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation announced a grant of more than $600,000 to create the initial structures for a newly integrated Consortium for the Study of the Premodern World (CSPW) at the University of Minnesota.

Upcoming Events

May 5, 2019 to May 6, 2019

The Hyphenated Jew

FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! This conference will examine the meaning of the hyphenated Jew (both with and without the diacritical marker “-”) and Jewish identity in history and theory...