About the Center
The College of Charleston’s Center for Southern Jewish Culture seeks to broaden public knowledge and inspire conversations about the southern Jewish experience.
Generously funded by the Pearlstine/Lipov family in 2014, it brings together the resources of the College's Jewish Studies Program, Addlestone Library's Jewish Heritage Collection, and The Jewish Historical Society of South Carolina.
From 1908 until after World War II, small groups of Yiddish-speaking immigrants operated branches of the Workmen's Circle (Arbeter Ring) in more than fifteen southern…
Save the date for the JHSSC’s Fall 2018 meeting in Sumter and Camden, SC, October 20-21, 2018. The meeting will focus on the realities of Southern…