8th Annual JCANA Conference
May 15 – May 18, 2016
We are pleased to welcome Professor Howard Lupovitch as our Keynote Speaker at the 8th Annual JCANA Conference.
Professor Howard Lupovitch is Associate Professor of History and Director of the Cohn-Haddow Center for Judaic Studies at Wayne State University. He received a PhD in History from Columbia University, and has taught at Cornell University, Colby College, the University of Western Ontario, and the University of Michigan, where he was also a fellow at the Frankel Institute for Advanced Judaic Studies. He specializes in the history of Hungarian and Habsburg Jews. He is the author of Jews at the Crossroads: Tradition and Accommodation during the Golden Age of the Hungarian Nobility, and Jews and Judaism in World History. He is currently completing a history of the Jews of Budapest and is writing a history of the Neolog Movement in Judaism.