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Wednesday, August 15th
12:30 PM

Fluid Boundaries: Rivers and the Jewish Communities of Early Modern Ashkenaz

Debra Kaplan, Bar Ilan University
Joshua Teplitsky, Stony Brook University

12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

2:30 PM

Absconding and Chasing Across the Western Sephardic Diaspora

Daniel Strum, University of São Paulo

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

3:30 PM

Inquisitorial Prison as a site of Cross-Cultural Encounter: the Case of Manuel Cardoso de Macedo aka Abraham Pelengrino Guer

Ronnie Perelis, Yeshiva University

3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

Thursday, August 16th
10:00 AM

Domestic, Religious and Public: The Use of Space by Jewish Women in Early Modern Italy

Federica Francesconi, University at Albany, State University of New York

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

11:00 AM

Mapping with Midwives: Sources about Jewish Midwives in Eighteenth-Century Amsterdam

Jordan Katz, Columbia University

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

2:00 PM

The Biblical Space and Jewish Identity

Pnina Arad, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM