Tag Archives: Jewish Studies

The Buzz Without the Caffeine

No latte required: Sarah Zaides reports on the stimulating takeaways from JewDub Talks.

A Note on Footnotes

How important are those little notes in the margins? An Israeli film about academic hijinks prompts a reflection.

Fall into Jewish Studies at UW!

Help yourself to our tasty menu of Fall Quarter courses. Art history, literature, and languages take center stage. Handy links included!
Ladino theater

Seattle’s Ladino Legacy & Naar in the News

Sephardic Studies at UW is making headlines around the world.
Dr. Devin Naar

JTNews: Prof. Devin Naar is One to Watch

Devin Naar's impressive first year at UW has earned him a spot on JTNews "10 under 40" list.

Cutting Edge of Jewish Studies

Hear why Simon Greer thinks the Stroum Jewish Studies Program is ahead of the curve!

Year-End Celebration!

The Stroum Jewish Studies Program marks a terrific year.

Jewish Studies, Please!

Can Jewish studies serve a purpose if it does not tell the student his or her personal story, and if it is not ‘exotic’ enough to satisfy a breadth requirement?
Devin Naar

Devin E. Naar

Teaching specialties in modern European Jewish History and Sephardic Jewry.