At the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, we appreciate the diverse peoples and experiences that make up our shared society, and work to create a space of belonging on campus. Unfortunately, bigotry persists, and there have been increased incidents of violence against minoritized communities, including a rise in bias-related crimes targeting Jewish people. This virtual pop-up list features books, videos, and online resources highlighting Jewish art, culture, and history. It also provides resources for folks who wish to become better allies in combatting rising antisemitism.
Embarking on self-education can be daunting. Where do you start? This section is a selection of resources to help if you are new to these topics. After checking these out, the sections below have resources to help you dig deeper.
Resources about Antisemitism in the United Sates and its History
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