Upcoming speaking engagements include:

“Picturing Southern Jews: Family Portraits, History, and Identity,” Rice University Jewish Studies Program, February 4, 2019.

“How Frontier Jews Made American Judaism,” University of Washington Stroum Center for Jewish Studies, Seattle, February 12, 2019, 3:30pm.

—The College of Idaho Endowed Jewish Studies Lecture, Boise, Idaho, March 7, 2019.

—Tulane Jewish Studies Program, New Orleans, March 18, 2019.

—Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, September, 2019.


I am available to speak in university and community settings. Please send any inquiries to