Endowed Lectures in 2009-10
The Gossett Lecture: An Evening with Tony Kushner. April 8, 2010
The Jean and Harold Gossett Memorial Fund in Memory of the Holocaust victims Martha and Paul Feivel Korngold supports activities that highlight artistic expression in modern Jewish culture, with a particular emphasis on issues related to the Holocaust. Previous Lecturers have been Dominick LaCapra (2000), Seth Wolitz (2002), Philip Bohlman (2003), Michael Steinberg (2004), Pierre Joris (2005), Peter Filkins (2006), Daniel Mendelsohn (2007), and Bożena Shallcross (2009).
The Sarah (Bunny) and Leo Horvitz Memorial Lecture in Jewish Studies alternates with the Gossett Lecture and will be given in 2010-11. The Horvitz Lecturer for 2008-9 was Saul Friedlander.