“How Frontier Jews Made American Judaism,” Michigan State University Jewish Studies Program, East Lansing, Michigan, September 23, 2019.

“Bodies” Panel, Religion in Place Conference, Lived Religion in the Digital Age, Saint Louis University, October 10, 2019.

“How Frontier Jews Made American Judaism,” Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, October 22, 2019.

“‘The Jews as a Class’: Between Race and Religion in the Civil War South,” Margolis Lecture on the Jewish Experience in the American South, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, October 23, 2019.

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