The Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism and Indiana University Press will co-sponsor the conference "Deciphering the New Antisemitism." This event will take place April 5-9 at the Indiana Memorial Union. This conference of international scholars will focus on the forms of antisemitism that have manifested themselves in recent years on a global scale and in multiple ways.
The conference is by invitation only, but will feature one lecture that is open to the public on Sunday, April 6. Pascal Bruckner will give the 2014 Simona and Hart Hasten Visiting Scholars Lecture at 8 p.m. in the Frangipani Room. He will discuss "Islamophobia and Antisemitism: The Inversion of the Debt."