Frequently Asked Questions

Can I get a transcript of astronomy Professor Karlis Kaufmanis's famous lecture on the Star of Bethlehem?


The Star of Bethlehem talk was printed in the Astronomy department's newsletter Vol 18 Fall 2003/2004 and available online.

A shortened version of the Star of Bethlehem lecture and was published in a book of children's Christmas stories:

  • Christmas: An American Annual of Christmas Literature and Art - Vol. 43
    Library Location: TC Wilson Library Folio BV45 .C55 v.43 1973

The Libraries have a video of Dr. Kaufmanis's appearance on "Good Morning America" from 1977 describing his talk.

  • Samples of network shows featuring U of M people
    Library Location: TC Andersen Library University Archives Film 707 (non-circulating)

The University put together this short essay on the life and career of Professor Kaufmanis.


Return to the FAQ Home Page