St. Olaf Institute for Freedom and Community

St. Olaf College
May 2

Nationalism and Identity in Israeli Politics

Nadav Shelef Monday, May 2, 2016 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Sun Ballroom, Buntrock Commons, St. Olaf College

Nadav Shelef’s lecture, Nationalism and Identity in Israeli Politics, will provide insights from his research, teachings, and his book, Evolving Nationalism. Shelef will discuss how ethnicity and religion impacts Israeli political discourse over citizenship, policies, and borders. Shelef is the Harvey M. Meyerhoff Professor of Israel Studies and Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Wisconsin – Madison.

Sun Ballroom, Buntrock Commons
St. Olaf College
Northfield, MN 55057
Monday, May 2, 2016 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Add to Google Calendar »

About the Speaker

Nadav Shelef
Nadav ShelefHarvey M. Meyerhoff Professor of Modern Israel Studies, Department of Political Science, University of Wisconsin

Nadav Shelef is the Harvey M. Meyerhoff Professor of Israel Studies and Associate Professor of Political Science. Professor Shelef teaches and studies nationalism, religion and politics, Israeli politics and society, and Middle East politics. His current projects focus on understanding how homelands change and the conditions under which religious parties moderate their positions.