Simon Dubnow Institute
for Jewish History and Culture at Leipzig University

Courses in Summer 2018

Please check the courses for the Summer Semester 2018.


At the Leibniz Institute for Jewish History and Culture – Simon Dubnow (DI), there is a vacancy to be filled for an

Employee Information Technology

Deadline for applications: 26.06.2018.

Meeting Point Film

As part of the film series on 70 Years of Israel, the Kinobar Prager Frühling and the Dubnow Institute are showing the film


Café Ta'amon, King-George-Street, Jerusalem

(Michael Teutsch, Israel 2013, 90 minutes)  


With an introduction by Lutz Fiedler (Berlin), followed by a talk. Lutz Fiedler's study on Matzpen (2017) deals with one of the action groups that met regularly at Café Ta'amon. 


Thursday, 24 May 2018, 7 pm

For more information.


Venue: Kinobar Prager Frühling, Bernhard-Göring-Straße 152, Haus der Demokratie, 04277 Leipzig 

Summer Semester 2018

PD Dr. Jan Gerber/Lukas Böckmann, M. A.


Lucha y Libertad – Juden im Lateinamerika des 20. Jahrhunderts


Thursday, 7 June 2018, 5 pm 


Mariano Ben Plotkin (Buenos Aires)

Psychoanalysis in Latin America.
A Jewish Science?


Further information is provided here.

Just published

by Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht:

David Kowalski

Polens letzte Juden

Herkunft und Dissidenz um 1968




243 pp., Hardcover with dust jacket

Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2018 

ISBN 978-3-525-37068-1, Price: 45,00 € (D) 

ISBN 978-3-647-37068-2 (e-book), Price: 37,99 € (D)

Studies of the Simon Dubnow Institute, Vol. 28

Irene Aue-Ben-David:

Deutsch-jüdische Geschichtsschreibung im 20. Jahrhundert

Zu Werk und Rezeption von Selma Stern



315 pp., Linen

Göttingen/Bristol, Conn.: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2017

ISBN 978-3-525-37051-3, Price: 55,00 € (D) 

ISBN 978-3-647-37051-4 (E-Book), Price: 44,99 € (D)

Simon Dubnow Institute Yearbook, Vol. 15

Jahrbuch des Simon-Dubnow-Instituts/
Simon Dubnow Institute Yearbook 15 (2016)





595 pp., Linen

Göttingen/Bristol, Conn.: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2017

ISBN 978-3-525-36945-6, Price: 80,00 € (D)

ISBN 978-3-647-36945-7 (e-book), Price: 64,99 € (D)


by Metropol:

Jewish History & Culture. Magazine of the Dubnow Institute

# 01 2017:
Russian Revolution



64 pp.

Berlin: Metropol Verlag, 2017

ISSN 2567-8469

ISBN 978-3-86331-372-2

Price: 14,00 € (D), 17,20 € (international)

Published annually (spring)