FORA.tv Speaker - David Sorkin

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Biography

David Sorkin is Distinguished Professor of History and Jack F. Skirball Director of the Center for Jewish Studies at the City University of New York Graduate Center. He previously taught at Brown, Oxford and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is the author of The Transformation of German Jewry, 1780-1840 (1987); Moses Mendelssohn and the Religious Enlightenment (1996); The Berlin Haskalah and German Religious Thought (2000); and The Religious Enlightenment: Protestants, Jews and Catholics from London to Vienna (2008). He has held fellowships from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation, and the British Academy. He is a Fellow of the American Academy for Jewish Research.

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CUNY's 50th Anniversary Celebration

04.16.12 | 00:56:50 min | 0 comments