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Cold Case in Constantine: Anti-Jewish Violence and the Colonial Situation in French Algeria

February 11, 2020 @ 5:15 pm - 7:00 pm

Joshua Cole is Professor of History at the University of Michigan, where he specializes in the
social and cultural history of France in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. He is the author
of Lethal Provocation: The Constantine Murders and the Politics of French Algeria (Ithaca,
NY: Cornell University Press, 2019) and The Power of Large Numbers: Population, Politics,
and Gender in Nineteenth-Century France (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2000), as well
as articles on colonial violence and the politics of memory in France, Algeria, and Germany. He
is also the author, with Carol Symes, of Western Civilizations (New York: W.W. Norton, 20 th
edition, forthcoming in 2019).

Details

Date:
February 11, 2020
Time:
5:15 pm - 7:00 pm

Organizer

Berkeley Center for Jewish Studies
Phone:
510-664-4154
Email:
jewishstudies@berkeley.edu
Website:
http://jewishstudies.berkeley.edu/

Venue

3335 Dwinelle Hall