Conversation with Prof. Ruth R. Wisse | Anti-Semitism | Holocaust Education | Israel's Sovereignty | Abraham Accords | Rule of Law | US-Israel Ties | UN


February 27th, 2021

34 mins 54 secs

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About this Episode

Join America's Roundtable co-hosts Natasha Srdoc and Joel Anand Samy for a conversation with Professor Ruth Wisse. Ruth R. Wisse is the Martin Peretz Professor of Yiddish Literature and Comparative Literature Emerita at Harvard University and senior fellow at the Tikvah Fund. President George W. Bush awarded the National Humanities Medal to Ruth R. Wisse in 2007. Prof. Wisse was recognized for “scholarship and teaching that have illuminated Jewish literary traditions. Her insightful writings have enriched our understanding of Yiddish literature and Jewish culture in the modern world.”

Professor Ruth R. Wisse's pieces published in The National Affairs:

The Dark Side of the Holocaust Education

*"The Functions of Anti-Semitism" *

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