Simon Dubnow Institute
for Jewish History and Culture at Leipzig University

Dr. Yaron Jean



Lecturer at the School of Arts, Social Studies and Culture, Sapir College, Sderot


  • 2007–2013 at the Simon Dubnow Institute for Jewish History and Culture as a Research Associate


Completed Research Project

Portable Belonging. Jews and Travel Documents in Europe between the Two World Wars


Selected Publications

Noises of Modernity. Hearing Experiences in Germany 1914–1945, Tel Aviv 2011.


The Soundmindedness of the Great War. Viewing History through Auditory Lenses in: Florence Feiereisen/Alexandra Miller Hill (eds.), Germany in the Loud Twentieth Century. An Introduction, Oxford/New York 2011, 51–63.


»Silenced Power«: Warfare Technology and the Changing Role of Sounds in Twentieth-Century Europe, in: Zeithistorische Forschungen/Studies in Contemporary History 8 (2011), 178–197.