Professor Xu Xin’s Lecture Tour 2005
Professor Xu Xin will be lecturing throughout the U.S. in January and February, 2005. Following is the schedule for his first stop in the Chicago Metropolitan Area.
Saturday, January 8: “Lunch and Learn”
B’nai Jehoshua Beth Elohim,
901 Milwaukee Avenue, Glenview (847-729-7575)
Israel through Chinese Eyes: A special account of changes in the relations between China and Israel and the development of a new Chinese attitude towards Israel since 1949.
Tuesday, January 11 10:00am
Oakton Community College, Ray Hartstein
Campus, 7791 Lincoln Ave., Skokie (847-635-1415)
The Jews of China: from Ancient to Modern Times
Friday night, January 14
Jewish Reconstructionist Congregation,
303 Dodge Ave, Evanston (847) 328-7678
Traveling Down The Silk Road Towards Judaic Studies: A personal account of how a Chinese professor became the leading scholar of Judaism in his country.
Following Chicago, as of 11/16/04 and subject to change:
Jan. 17 New York until Feb. 3, with visits to Montclair State University, Yeshiva University, and additional educational institutions.
Feb. 4 Possible lecture at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Feb. 5-8 Guest of Berman Center for Jewish Studies at Lehigh Univ.
Feb. 9-13 Guest of Baltimore Hebrew University.
Feb. 14-20 Visiting Scholar at UC Berkeley