Simon Dubnow Institute
for Jewish History and Culture at Leipzig University

Guest Lectures 2017

Monday, 23 October 2017

Florian Korn (Leipzig)

Bilder der Schoah in der Kunst der DDR 


Friday, 1 September 2017

Uzi Rebhun (Jerusalem)

Double Burden: Israelis in Contemporary Germany


Thursday, 24 August 2017

Ewa Stanczyk (Amsterdam)

Found Photographs and the Commemoration of Europe's Jewry


Thursday, 10 August 2017

Yonatan Shiloh-Dayan (Jerusalem/Berlin)  

On Bifocality and German-Speaking Historians in Israel 


Thursday, 19 June 2017

Nick Underwood (Boulder, Col.)  

YIVO Paris:
Modern Eastern European Jewish Scholarship in the Capital of European Culture and Thought 


Tuesday, 30 May 2017

Lucia Linares (Cambridge)  

»Ich kenne nur Deutsche«:
Jewish Questions, 1916–1919


Tuesday, 23 May 2017

Adi Livny (Jerusalem)

»The Only University in Jerusalem«:
The Hebrew University and the Never Realized Projekt(s) of a Local University in Palestine (1920–1935)


Thursday, 27 April 2017

Yael Ben-Zvi Morad (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel)

»Nobody’s Autobiography«:
Memoirs by Jewish Holocaust Survivors and Their Descendants


Thursday, 23 February 2017

Agnieszka Wierzcholska (Berlin)

Juden und Nichtjuden in Polen (1918–1956)


Tuesday, 31. Januar 2017

Gadi Sagiv (Ra'anana)

The Tsaddik as Performer:
Rituals and Ceremonies in Eastern European Hasidism