Taubman Program 2: Pamela Nadell

December 5, 2019 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm America/Los Angeles Timezone

Pamela Nadell is the Patrick Clendenen Chair in Women’s and Gender History and the Director of Jewish Studies at American University. Her most recent book is America’s Jewish Women: A History from Colonial Times to Today (W.W. Norton, 2019). Among her earlier publications are Women in American Judaism: Historical Perspective, with Jonathan Sarna in the Brandeis Series in American Jewish History, Culture and Life (2001), Women who would be Rabbis: A History of Women’s Ordination 1889-1985 (1999), American Jewish Women’s History: A Reader (2003), and New Essays in American Jewish History, edited with Jonathan Sarna (2010).

Ryan DeCarsky

Ryan is from the Bay Area of California and moved to Santa Barbara in 2016. He earned his BA in Sociology and a custom designed major of American Indian & Indigenous Studies from UCSB in 2019. He also completed two minors, one in Religious Studies and the other in History. He loves working with students to maximize their educational opportunities and working to lower the barriers of higher education.