Simon Dubnow Institute
for Jewish History and Culture at Leipzig University

Workshops 2006

On May 27, 2006, on the occasion of the tenth anniversary of the founding of the Simon Dubnow Institute, a festive colloquium was held. Participants included Dominique Bourel (Paris/Jerusalem) speaking on Moses Mendelssohn, Benjamin Nathans (Philadelphia) on the concept of crisis in East European history as seen by Simon Dubnow, Yfaat Weiss (Haifa) on Lea Goldberg, Moshe Zimmermann (Jerusalem) on Gabriel Riesser and Norbert Frei (Jena) on the self-image of the Germans after 1945.