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Please join us in celebrating recipients of the

2014 JORDAN SCHNITZER BOOK AWARDS

Sunday, December 14 • 9:15 pm, Key 1, Hilton Baltimore

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WINNERS

In the Category of of Jewish Literature and Linguistics:

Poetic Trespass: Writing between Hebrew and Arabic in Israel/Palestine
LITAL LEVY, Princeton University
(Princeton University Press)
Unclean Lips: Obscenity, Jews, and American Culture
JOSHUA LAMBERT, Yiddish Book Center / UMASS-Amherst
(New York University Press)

In the Category of Medieval and Early Modern Jewish History:

Palaces of Time: Jewish Calendar and Culture in Early Modern Europe
ELISHEVA CARLEBACH, Columbia University
(Harvard University Press)

In the Category of Modern Jewish History—European Countries:

The Mixed Multitude: Jacob Frank and the Frankist Movement, 1755–1816
PAWEL MACIEJKO, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
(University of Pennsylvania Press)

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HONORABLE MENTIONS

In the Category of of Medieval and Early Modern Jewish History:

After Expulsion: 1492 and the Making of Sephardic Jewry
JONATHAN RAY, Georgetown University
(New York University Press)
The Scandal of Kabbalah: Leon Modena, Jewish Mysticism, Early Modern Venice
YAACOB DWECK, Princeton University
(Princeton University Press)

Sinners on Trial: Jews and Sacrilege after the Reformation
MAGDA TETER, Wesleyan University
(Harvard University Press)

In the Category of Modern Jewish History—European Countries:

Becoming Soviet Jews: The Bolshevik Experiment in Minsk
ELISSA BEMPORAD, Queens College, CUNY
(Indiana University Press)
Yankel's Tavern: Jews, Liquor, and Life in the Kingdom of Poland
GLENN DYNNER, Sarah Lawrence College
(Oxford University Press)

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