Deborah Hertz

Deborah Hertz is the Herman Wouk Chair in Modern Jewish Studies, a professor of history, and the director of the Judaic Studies Program, 2013–15, at UC San Diego.

Upcoming Presentations

“Manya Shochat, the Mother of the Kibbutzim, and her Travelling Guns”

Coronado Public Library, Coronado, CA
November 18, 2015, 10:30 a.m.
Part of the San Diego JCC Lecture Series
Event Website

“Former Jews and Their Nationalist Friends: The Case of Henriette Herz and Ernst Moritz Arndt”

Jewish Museum Berlin
April 7, 2016
Public panel on “Jewish-Christian Intellectual Collaboration in Berlin”

“Henriette Herz as Jew, Henriette Herz as German: Conversion, Friendship, Nationalism”

Part of the conference on “Affairs of the Mind: The Salon and Jewish Women Writers”
UCLA Center for Jewish Studies and the Department of Germanic Languages, Los Angeles, CA
April 19, 2016

Recent Publications

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