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The Casden Institute supports research not only about what it means to be Jewish in America but what it means to be American in a pluralistic society.

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Upcoming Events

Temporalities of Israel/Palestine: History, Culture, and the Politics of Time

Temporalities of Israel/Palestine: History, Culture, and the Politics of Time Lecture by Lital Levy, Princeton University Is there currently a “temporal...

1/27 5pm
Anti-Semitism and the Tools to Fight It

Professor Saba Soomekh, Assistant Director of Interreligious and Intercommunity Affairs at the American Jewish Committee Los Angeles will be in conversation...

2/2 4pm
Screening of "Our Boys" and Panel Discussion with Hagai Levi-Director

This event will be a screening of an episode of "Our Boys" (HBO) followed by a panel discussion that will include Israeli Director Hagai Levi, Michael Renov,...

2/4 7pm
Working in Hollywood: A Jewish Perspective on How the Studio System Turned Creativity into Modern Labor

Professor Steven Ross (USC-History) will be in conversation with Professor Ronny Regev (Hebrew University of Jerusalem-History) on the topic of "Working in...

2/16 4pm
Passover Around the World

Presented by HUC-JIR, the USC Casden Institute, and the Pico-Union Project: Traditional and contemporary music, global food samples provided by Got...

3/15 7pm

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