Counterpoint
7:20 pm
Fri December 7, 2012

Interview with Robert Wistrich

Host Jonathan Judaken talks with Robert Wistrich, Neuberger Professor of History and Director of the Vidal Sassoon International Center for the Study of Antisemitism at Hebrew University in Jerusalem. 

Author and Scholar Robert Wistrich
Author and Scholar Robert Wistrich

While it is in the nature of academics to squabble, there is widespread consensus that Wistrich is the foremost living scholar of modern antisemitism. 

Recently publishing his thirtieth book, a massive summa that encompasses a lifetime of scholarly engagement with the topic, his latest monograph is titled From Ambivalence to Betrayal: Israel, the Jews, and the Left.