Program of the International Forum

Sunday, July 1st,          

Participants' arrival

Morning – London tour on foot

Venue for seminars and lections:

13.00 Lunch

14.30 Greetings. Participants' Introduction and Technicalities

15.30 – 17.00 John Klier, University College of London

17.00 Coffee Break

17.30 – 19.30 Presentations of participants and discussion (A)

19.30 Welcome Reception

 

Monday, July 2nd

09.30- 11.00 Dan Diner, Hebrew University of Jerusalem & Dubnow Center:

11.00 Coffee Break

11.30 – 13.30 - Presentations of participants and discussion (B)

13.30 – 15.00 Lunch

15.00 – 19.30 TOUR – »Jewish London« tour and Rothschild Archive

19.30 Dinner

 

Tuesday, July 3rd

9.30 – 11.00: Jonathan Frankel, Hebrew University of Jerusalem:

11.00 – 11.30 Coffee Break

11.30 – 13.30 Presentations of participants and discussion (C)

13.30 – 15.00 Lunch

15.00 – 18.00 TOUR (participants can choose between the National Archive, the London Metropolitan Archive, or the Jewish Museum)

18.00 – 19.30 Oleg Budnicki, Russian Academy of Sciences:

19.30 Dinner

 

Wednesday, July 4th

Day trip to Cambridge. Visit the Genizah Project (including the Kiev Letter).

Tour around the University and city.

 

Thursday, July 5th

9.30 – 11.00 Jonathan Dekel-Chen, Hebrew University of Jerusalem:

11.00 – 11.30 Coffee Break

11.30 – 13.30 Academic Career Workshop (in small groups)

13.30 – 15.00 Lunch

15.00 – 16.30 Zvi Gitelman, University of Michigan:

»Historical and contemporary issues of Jewish identities, secular and
religious, in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union«?

16.30 – 17.00 Coffee Break

17.00 – 19.00 Ada Rapoprt:

19.00 Dinner

Evening - panel »Academic Publications Policy« (with Sam Johnson)   

 

Friday, July 6th

9.30 – 11.00 Israel Bartal, Hebrew University of Jerusalem:

11.00 – 11.30 Coffee Break

11.30 – 13.00 Concluding Panel

13.00 – 14.30 Lunch