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Workshop Brighton October 2015

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Chaired by Prof Dr Sara Lipton, Prof Dr David Rechter, and Dr Daniel Wildmann   



Session 1 

Annegret Oehme - Adapting Arthur The Transformations and Adaptations of Wirnt of Grafenberg’s Wigalois (response: Tally Gur) 

Yakov Mayer - The Reception of the Jerusalem Talmud in the Early Modern Period (response: Marie Sophie Graf)   


Session 2 

Tamara Morsel-Eisenberg - The Organization of Halakhic Knowledge in the Early Modern Period: Responsa as a Case Study (response: Miriam Szamet) 

Martin Bürgin - The Plum War: An antI-judaic pogrom during the Helvetic era (1802) and its reception in historiography, social memory and religious remem-brance culture (response: Shira Billet) 

Ido Harari - Converting to Otherness: the dialectic of differentiation in and from Modern Europe (response: Nisrine Rahal)  


Session 3 

Nisrine Rahal - A Garden of Children and the Education of Citizens: The German Kinder-garten Movement From 1837 - 1880 (response: Annegret Oehme) 

Miriam Szamet - Jewish Pedagogues and the Pedagogical Discourse in Palestine 1918-1939 (response: Ido Harari) 

Shira Billet - The Sources of Sociality: Hermann Cohen, German Idealism, and the Sci-ence of Judaism (response: Martin Bürgin)

Marie Sophie Graf - Sigmund Neumann – Realist with a vision. (response: Yakov Mayer) 

Tally Gur - Jewish Studies in Post WWII Germany 1950-1989 (response: Tamara Morsel-Eisenberg)