Daniel Schwartz, George Washington University, “Ghetto: The History of a Word”

Nov 20, 2019, 4:30 pm6:00 pm


Event Description

Daniel B. Schwartz (Princeton '97) is an associate professor of history and the director of the Program in Judaic Studies at George Washington University. He is the author of The First Modern Jew: Spinoza and the History of an Image, which was co-winner of the Salo W. Baron Prize for the best first book in Jewish studies and a National Jewish Book Award finalist. Hist most recent book, Ghetto: The History of a Word, was published by Harvard University Press this fall.