Courses by instructor: Elaine Leeder
Elaine Leeder (co-organizer of this event) is a Professor of Sociology at Sonoma State University. She is the author of The Gentle General: Rose Pesotta, Anarchist and Labor Organizer (SUNY, 1994). In the course of writing that book she was able to interview several dozen socialists and anarchists living on the Lower East side of NYC. She is an avid swimmer.
From the Bund to the Bern: Yiddish Socialism for the 21st Century
The year 2017 marks the 120th anniversary of the founding of both the Jewish Bund and the Zionist movement, and the centennial of the Russian Revolution. This auspicious convergence of historical dates, plus the recent ...