A History of Scholarly Excellence

The Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism at Indiana University (ISCA) was established in 2009 by Professor Alvin H. Rosenfeld, under the auspices of the Robert A. and Sandra S. Borns Jewish Studies Program.

ISCA has hosted six major conferences for international scholars at Indiana University:

  • "Antisemitism in Today's America: Manifestations, Causes, and Consequences" June 19-21 and 26-28, 2021
  • "A Transatlantic Wave of Antisemitism? Jew-Hatred in Europe and the United States" IU Europe Gateway, June 30, 2019
  • "Antisemitism Among Refugees in the Context of Rising Xenophobia and Antisemitism, including in the US" IU Europe Gateway, June 27, 2017
  • "Anti-Zionism, Antisemitism, and the Dynamics of Delegitimization" April 2-6, 2016
  • "Deciphering the ‘New’ Antisemitism" April 5-9, 2014
  • "Resurgent Antisemitism: Global Perspectives" April 3-5, 2011