Circumcision: Identity Politics and / or Health Issue?

Talk by Sander L. Gilman (video recording available)

The current debate over boys’ circumcision in the USA and Europe returns time and again to the question of whether this intervention has a positive or negative impact on health. The history of these claims and their implications is not as straightforward as both sides like to portray. Tracing it back throws light on the ideological motives behind this debate.

recording available

Map with all buildings that belong to the Jewish Museum Berlin. The Old Building is marked in green


Old Building, level 2, Great Hall
Lindenstraße 9–14, 10969 Berlin

Video recording of the talk by Sander L. Gilman

A cooperation with the Center for Research on Anti-Semitism

Where, when, what?

  • When8 May 2013
  • Where Altbau 2. OG, Großer Saal
    Lindenstraße 9–14, 10969 Berlin
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