Simon Dubnow Institute
for Jewish History and Culture at Leipzig University

Visiting Scholars 2016

Steven Aschheim (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Professor Emeritus)
A Comparative Study of Twentieth Century European Jewish Intellectuals (German, British, French)
6 to 30 April 2016

Olga Sixtova (Charles University, Prague)
Back to the Source: Studying Early Modern Bohemian Pinkassim
1 to 30 April 2016

Anna Kawalko (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
German-Jewish Intellectuals after Dark Times: The Life and Work of Ernst Grumach in Postwar Germany (1945–1967)
2 to 30 May 2016

Artem Kharchenko (National Technical University »Kharkiv Polytechnic Institute«, Kharkiv)
A Jewish Community in the Space of a Russian Imperial City: Kharkiv, 1859–1914
2 to 30 June 2016

Jolanta Mickute (Vytautas Magnus University, Kaunas)
Modern, Zionist, Feminist: The Politics of Culture, Ethnicity, and Sexuality in Interwar Poland, 1918–1939
3 to 30 June 2016

Paul Reitter (Ohio State University, Columbus)
The Autobiography of Salomon Maimon: The First Complete English Translation
July 2016

Jacob Barnai (Haifa, Professor emeritus)
The Image of Sabbatai Zevi in Theatre and Film
August 2016

Adi Livny (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
»The Windows of This House Shall Be Open to the Four Winds of The Heavens«: A Spatial History of The Hebrew University (1925–1948)
August 2016

Neri Ariel (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
Manuals for Judges: a Study of Genizah Fragments of a Judeo-Arabic Monographic Legal Genre
7 to 30 November 2016