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Please join us in celebrating recipients of the

2015 JORDAN SCHNITZER BOOK AWARDS

Sunday, December 13 • 9:15 pm
Independence East, Sheraton Boston

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WINNERS

In the Category of Cultural Studies and Media Studies:

Dark Mirror: The Medieval Origins of Anti-Jewish Iconography
SARA LIPTON, State University of New York, Stony Brook
(Metropolitan Books/Henry Holt and Company)

In the Category of Modern Jewish History—Americas, Africa, Asia, and Oceania:

Becoming Ottomans: Sephardi Jews and Imperial Citizenship in the Modern Era
JULIA PHILLIPS COHEN, Vanderbilt University
(Oxford University Press)

In the Category of Philosophy and Jewish Thought:

Jewish Philosophical Politics in Germany, 1789-1848
SVEN-ERIK ROSE, University of California, Davis
(Brandeis University Press)

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FINALISTS

In the Category of Cultural Studies and Media Studies:

Roman Vishniac Rediscovered
MAYA BENTON, International Center of Photography
(DelMonico Books/Prestel/International Center of Photography)
Dreamland of Humanists: Warburg, Cassirer, Panofsky, and the Hamburg School
EMILY LEVINE, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro
(The University of Chicago Press)

In the Category of Modern Jewish History—Americas, Africa, Asia, and Oceania:

The Rag Race: How Jews Sewed Their Way to Success in America and the British Empire
ADAM D. MENDELSOHN, University of Cape Town
(New York University Press)

In the Category of Philosophy and Jewish Thought:

The Modernity of Others: Jewish Anti-Catholicism in Germany and France
ARI JOSKOWICZ, Vanderbilt University
(Stanford University Press)
Revelation and Authority: Sinai in Jewish Scripture and Tradition
BENJAMIN D. SOMMER, Jewish Theological Seminary
(Yale University Press)

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Support for this program has been generously provided by the
JORDAN SCHNITZER FAMILY FOUNDATION OF PORTLAND, OREGON.