TITLE: The Long Presence of French & German Immigrants on the Mississippi
SPEAKER: Anny Bloch-Raymond
EVENT DATE: 2010/12/08
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 54 minutes
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Anny Bloch-Raymond discusses the French-Jewish communities along the Mississippi River and the issue of belonging.
Speaker Biography: French scholar Anny Bloch-Raymond holds a doctorate in social sciences from the University Marc Bloch in Strasbourg, France, and a master's degree in American civilization from the University of Paris VII. She is an ethno-sociologist and a member of the National Center of Scientific Research, or CNRS. She currently teaches Jewish culture at the University of Toulouse Le Mirail and in the Institute of Jewish Studies.