CfP “CONTACT: Meetings and Movements of Jewish People & Artifacts across Cold-War Boundaries” (Symposium and Subsequent Edited Volume)

We are seeking participants for a three-day symposium in Youngstown, Ohio to deliver papers exploring the meetings and movements of Jewish people and artifacts across Cold-War boundaries. We intend for the proceedings to form the basis of an edited volume and are already in discussion with a university press.

Date:               Sunday, May 22 – Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Location:         Youngstown State University, Youngstown, OH

Organizers:      Rebekah Klein-Pejšová (Purdue) and Jacob Ari Labendz (YSU)

Sponsors:        The Center for Judaic and Holocaust Studies at YSU

                        The Jewish Studies Program at Purdue University

More Info:       Webpage (

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