University of Mississippi

Mr. Jonathan Kaufman Presents Third Intertwining Legacies Lecture



Mr. Jonathan Kaufman, a Pulitzer Prize winning reporter, author, and Managing Editor at Bloomberg News will be the next speaker for the Intertwining Legacies Lecture Series sponsored by the Critical Race Studies Group and generously funded by the Association for Jewish Studies–Legacy Heritage Jewish Studies Project grant.  Mr. Kaufman’s lecture title is “African Americans and Jews in the Age of Obama.”  The lecture is scheduled for Thursday evening, February 7th at 5:30 pm at Overby Auditorium (Room 147).  Please join us!

For more information about Mr. Kaufman and his upcoming lecture, please see the official University of Mississippi press release.

This is the third public lecture of the year-long series entitled Intertwining Legacies: Jews and African Americans in the Deep South.”

For more information about the previous lectures in the series, please see the story in the College of Liberal Arts Newsletter, “View from Ventress” by clicking here.

For more information on the Association for Jewish Studies-Legacy Heritage Jewish Studies Project, see


Photographs from Mr. Kaufman’s Visit