2022 Greenfield Summer Institute – Lecture Recordings

The below videos are recordings from the 2022 Greenfield Summer Institute, listed in order of appearance. You can find more information about the lectures and speakers in the program from this year’s Institute, linked here.


Kerry Sonia: “Life and Death in the Israelite Household”
Monday, July 11, 10:30 a.m.

Due to a technical mishap, the first 10 minutes of this lecture were not recorded. We apologize for the inconvenience.



Bruce D. Haynes: “Looking Below the Numbers: Race, Color, and Jewish Diversity”
Monday, July 11, 1:30 p.m.



Annie Polland: “‘To Jewish Daughters’: Yiddish Cookbooks and Recipes”
Monday, July 11, 3:15 p.m.



Jonathan Boyarin: “The/Jewish Families:
Tuesday, July 12, 9:00 a.m.



Shaina Hammerman: “We are Family: The Imagined Ancestries of Blacks, Jews, and Others on TV”
Tuesday, July 12, 10:45



Ayelet Brinn: “Dear Editor: Finding Family through the American Yiddish Press”
Tuesday, July 12, 1:30 p.m.



Jordan Rosenblum: “Family Obligations in Rabbinic Literature”
Tuesday, July 12, 3:15 p.m.



Joshua Shanes: “Be Fruitful and Multiply: Dating, Marriage, and Sex in the Orthodox and Ultra-Orthodox World”
Wednesday, July 13, 9:00 a.m.



Rabbi Vanessa Ochs: “Myths of the Jewish Wedding”
Wednesday, July 13, 1:30 p.m.



Jodi Eichler-Levine: “Fifty Ways to Leave an Heirloom: Jewish American Families and Crafting”
Wednesday, July 13, 3:15 p.m.



Galeet Dardashti: “Persian Jewish Music from My Family Tradition”
Thursday, July 14, 10:45 a.m.