Simon Dubnow Institute
for Jewish History and Culture at Leipzig University

Visiting Scholars 2018

 

Tamir Karkason (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel)
The Ottoman-Jewish Haskalah (Enlightenment), 1839–1908:
A Transformation in the Jewish Communities of Western Anatolia, the Southern Balkans and Jerusalem
February 2018

 

Adrian Mitter (Herder Institute, Marburg/University of Toronto, Canada)
Between the Vistula and the World –
The Jewish Community in the Free City of Danzig, 1919–1939

February 2018

 

Eli Lederhendler (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel)
Antisemitsm in a Democracy:
The American Case

July 2018

 

Julie E. Cooper (Tel Aviv University, Israel)
Politics without Sovereignty?
Exile, State and Territory in Jewish Thought

July 2018

 

Inbal Ben-Asher Gitler (Sapir College/Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel)
Architecture as a Cross-Cultural Project:
Building in Jerusalem during the British Mandate, 1917–1948

September 2017 to July 2018

 

Sarah Ellen Zarrow (Western Washington University, USA)
Polish-Jewishness and Women's Emancipation in Girls Technical Education in Lwów
August 2018 

 

Gregor Feindt (Leibniz-Institut für Europäische Geschichte, Mainz)
»Neue Menschen« in einer »idealen Industriestadt«. Leben und Arbeiten in Bat'as Zlín, 1920–1950
September 2018

 

Reut Ben-Yaakov (Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel)
Israeli Poetry in the 1990s
October to December 2018

 

Miriam Szamet (Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel)
Puah Rakovsky (1865–1955):
A Revolutionary Jewish Feminist Educator in Interwar Poland