Press Release

18 January 2019

Annual Conference of the Dubnow Institute

»Das Hebräerland« – Else Lasker-Schüler und die deutsch-jüdische Palästina-Dichtung ihrer Zeit

From Wednesday, 6 to Friday, 8 February 2019, the Leibniz Institute for Jewish History and Culture – Simon Dubnow, in cooperation with the Institute of German Language and Literature, Leipzig University, Deutsches Literaturarchiv Marbach, and Franz Rosenzweig Minerva Research Center, Hebrew University of Jerusalem is hosting an international annual conference. The conference will take the 150th birthday of Else Lasker-Schüler as an point of departure to take a fresh look at her work in patricular and on the German-language Palestinian poetry of the early 20th century in general.