Simon Dubnow Institute
for Jewish History and Culture at Leipzig University

69. National Jewish Book Awards

Jew­ish Book Coun­cil announced the win­ners of the 2019 Nation­al Jew­ish Book Awards, now in its six­ty-ninth year. The win­ners include the English translation of Dr. Elisabeth Gallas' publication »Das Leichenhaus der Bücher« (Studies of the Simon Dubnow Institute, vol. 19).

 

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Vacancy

The Leibniz Institute for Jewish History and Culture – Simon Dubnow awards a

Administrative Staff Member

Time extension until 31 January 2020

Vacancy

The Leibniz Institute for Jewish History and Culture – Simon Dubnow awards a

Research Associate/PostDoc,

Research Project »The Short Life of Soviet Yiddish Literature«

Time extension until 9th February 2020

Vacancy

The Leibniz Institute for Jewish History and Culture – Simon Dubnow awards a

Doctoral Candidate,

Research Project »The Short Life of Soviet Yiddish Literature«

Time extension until 9th February 2020

Courses in Winter Semester 2019/2020

Please check the courses for the Winter Semester 2019/2020.

Research Colloquium

Grüne unebene Fäche, davor brauen gebrochene Säulen

Ruptures and New Beginnings: Jews and the Foundation of New States in the Twentieth Century

 

Thursday, 30 January 2020, 5.15 p.m.

 

PD Dr. Jochen Böhler (Jena)

Kampf an allen Fronten – Polen und Juden im Staatsgründungsprozess, 1918–1921 

 

Program

Workshop

Schulen, Gruppen, Stile. Denken, kollektiv betrachtet 
Workshop of the Leibniz-Zentrum für Literatur- und Kulturforschung (ZfL) in collaboration with the Leibniz Institute for Jewish History and Culture – Simon Dubnow

 

Friday, 14 February 2020 
Venue: ZfL, Schützenstr. 18, 10117 Berlin

 

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Conversation and Reading

Fragmente aus der Endzeit. Negatives Geschichtsdenken bei Günther Anders

 

with Dr. Anna Pollmann

Moderator: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Brieler

 

Thursday, 12 March 2020, 6 p.m.

Venue: Café-Bar Radrevier, Friedrichstr. 13, Leipzig

Just published

by Metropol:

Jewish History & Culture. Magazine of the Dubnow Institute

# 03 2019: Law after 1945

 

 

 

 

68 pp. Berlin: Metropol Verlag, 2019

ISSN 2567-8469

ISBN 978-3-86331-471-2

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

Published annually (spring)

Just published

by Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht:

Digital Catalogue

Contested Heritage

Jewish Cultural Property after 1945

Eds. by Elisabeth Gallas, Anna Holzer-Kawalko, Caroline Jessen, and Yfaat Weiss

 

221 pp., 70 colored figs.

Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2020

Free of charge, Open Access (PDF)

ISBN: 978-3-666-31083-6

Price for book, hardcover: 50,00 €

ISBN: 978-3-666-31083-0

Studies of the Dubnow Institute, Vol. 32

Anna Pollmann

Fragmente aus der Endzeit

Negatives Geschichtsdenken bei Günther Anders

 

 

 

335 pp., Hardcover with dust jacket

Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2020

ISBN: 978-3-525-31095-3

Price: 55,00 € (D)

Dubnow Institute Yearbook, Vol. 16

Jahrbuch des Dubnow-Instituts/Dubnow Institute Yearbook 16 (2017)

 

 

 

 

635 pp. with 2 ill., Linen

Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 1st edition 2019

ISBN 978-3-525-37071-1, Price: 80,00 € (D)

ISBN 978-3-647-37071-2 (e-book), Price: 64,99 € (D)

Studies of the Simon Dubnow Institute, Vol. 19 now in English

Elisabeth Gallas

A Mortuary of Books

The Rescue of Jewish Culture after the Holocaust

 

 

416 pp., Hardcover with dust jacket

New York University Press, 2019

ISBN 9781479833955, Price: $35.00

 

German version of the publication

Funded by

Unterschrift von Leibniz in schwarz, darunter steht in blauer Schrift Leibniz Association

 

 

 

This Institute is financed by the Saxon State government out of the State budget approved by the Saxon State Parliament.

Award

In 2019, the Dubnow Institute was awarded TOTAL E-QUALITY for its successful gender equality work.