ANNUAL WORKSHOP FOR TEACHERS AND INSTRUCTORS

RELIGION AND IDENTITY:

RUSSIA AND ISRAEL INTO THE 21ST CENTURY

sponsored by
the Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies (REECAS) Center
and Jewish Studies Center

317 Thomson Hall
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington

Saturday, May 16, 1998

Schedule:

8:45-9:00 Gather, coffee, informal introductions

9:00-9:15 Stating the Problem, Glennys Young, Assistant Professor, Department of History and Jackson School of International Studies, University of Washington, Seattle

9:15-10:30 Seminar on Identity through Literature, Bruce Kochis, Liberal Studies Program, University of Washington, Bothell

10:30-10:45 Break

10:45-12:00 Lecture and Discussion on Religion and Identity in Post-Soviet Russia, Glennys Young, Assistant Professor, Department of History and Jackson School of International Studies, University of Washington, Seattle

12:00-1:15 Lunch (non-hosted)

1:15-2:30 Seminar on Religious vs. Ethnic Identity in Israel, Adam Rubin, 1997-1998 Hazel D. Cole Fellow for Jewish Studies, University of Washington

2:30-3:30 Curriculum and Critical Resources, Bruce Kochis and Kurt Engelmann, Associate Director, REECAS Center, University of Washington, Seattle

3:30-3:45 Announcements, next steps, and good-bye's

The workshop is open to all educators. There is no charge, but pre-registration is required by Monday, May 4. Space is limited to the first 30 registrants.