Visiting Scholars 2013

 

Mohamed Ahmed (Mansoura University, Egypt)

Arabic Use of the Iraqi Jews Novelists: A Stylistic Analysis of Selected Early and Late Hebrew Novels

1 April 2012 to 31 March 2014 

 

Chaim Beer (Ben-Gurion University, Israel)

On the Footsteps of S. Y. Agnon in Leipzig

16 October 2012 to 15 March 2013

 

Yuval Rubovitch (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel)

Der Revisionismus in der Sozialdemokratie im deutschen Kaiserreich und sein Verhältnis zum Zionismus

19 November 2012 to 31 Januar 2013

 

Sasha Senderovich (Rutgers University, N. J., USA)

The Red Promised Land: Sites of Soviet Jewish Culture.

3 to 28 May 2013

 

Samuel Kessler (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N. C., USA)

Jews, Christians, and the Practice of Theology in 19th Century Leipzig

1 to 30 June 2013

 

Yael Almog (University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA)

The Role of the Hebrew Language in the Formation of Modern Hermeneutics

1 to 5 July 2013

 

David Weinstein (Wake Forest University, USA)

Exile and Interpretation

July 2013

 

Alison Schachter (Vanderbilt University, Tenn., USA)

Gender, Secularism, and Jewish Modernity

8 July to 4 August 2013

 

Ido Noy (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel)

Medieval Ashkenazi Wedding Jewelry and Love Token

29 July to 1 August 2013

 

Anson Rabinbach (Princeton University, N. J., USA)

Concepts that Came in from the Cold: Totalitarianism, Genocide, Total War

1 October to 22 December 2013

 

Elena Keidosiute (Vilnius University, Litauen)

Jewish Conversions to Catholicism: Institutionalized Missions in the Lithuanian Territory

1 to 30 November 2013

 

Golan Gur (Universität der Künste, Berlin)

Jews and Jewish Memory in the Musical Culture of the German Democratic Republic

18 to 29 November 2013