Please join the Southern Jewish Historical Society (SJHS) and the Jewish Historical Society of South Carolina (JHSSC) for our 2021 conference, "Expanding the Archive(s) of Southern Jewish History," which will be held online from Thursday, Oct. 21, through Sunday, Oct. 24.
This year's conference is a collaborative effort between SJHS, JHSSC, the Jewish Heritage Center and the Yaschik/Arnold Jewish Studies Center at the College of Charleston. The Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life is providing online hosting services.
To attend the entire conference or individual sessions, fill in the registration information below. Please select each day if you plan to attend the entire conference, or register for specific days if you only intend to join us for some of the sessions. You will receive login information and reminder emails based on your selections.
Thursday, Oct. 21
2:00-3:30pm — Expanding the Archive(s) of Southern Jewish History
3:45-5:00pm — Collecting Kentucky Jewish History
Friday, Oct. 22
2:00-3:15pm — Dr. Laura Leibman, "The Art of the (Southern) Jewish Family"
3:30-4:30pm — Facts and Fictions: Archives of Literature and Performance
7:00pm — Shabbat Service, Kahal Kadosh Beth Elohim, Charleston (To stream services, use this link: https://www.kkbe.org/livestream)
Saturday, Oct. 23
11:00am — Shabbat Service, Synagogue Emanu-El, Charleston (To stream services, use one of these two links: https://www.emanu-el.com/live-services1.html or https://venue.streamspot.com/ffff8730)
1:00-2:30pm — Archives and the Discoverable Life
Sunday, Oct. 24
3:30-4:30pm — Archives of Dislocation and Rescue
4:45-6:00pm — Dr. Stephen Whitfield, "Jewish Lawyers versus Jim Crow"
For the full conference schedule, go to https://jhssc.org/events/2021-sjhs-virtual-conference/.