Simon Dubnow Institute
for Jewish History and Culture at Leipzig University

Research Talks 2006

Research Talk “Communication Spaces of What is European. Jewish Cultures of Knowledge Beyond the Perimeters of What is National “ on May 28, 2006

First constitutive working discussion of the partners in the joint project "Kommunikationsräume des Europäischen. Jüdische Wissenskulturen jenseits des Nationalen." Funding has been requested for the project from the BMBF (Federal Ministry of Education and Research). This discussion is for the purpose of presenting and  planning the future joint project and will make possible the first stage of cooperation and networking between the partners to this venture.

Prof. Dr. Dan Diner, Dr. Nicolas Berg; Elisabeth Gallas, M.A, Dr. Hans-Christoph Liess, Dr. des. Veronika Lipphardt, Dr. Susanne Zepp, Hansjakob Ziemer, Prof. Norbert Frei, Tobias Freimüller, Dr. Raphael Gross, Fritz Backhaus, Prof. Alfons Kenkmann

10:00 a.m.
Opening ceremony and introduction, Prof. Dr. Dan Diner
”Jewish Cultures of Knowledge as Paradigms of the European”

Following the introduction: presentation of the application for the project by the BMBF team
Description of projects at the Dubnow Institute
Positions of the partner

11:30 a.m. coffee break

11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Operative steps and next steps to be taken (BMBF team)