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Workshop Freudental July 2016

Chaired by Prof Dr Sara Lipton, and Prof Dr Christhard Hoffmann   



Session 1 

Miriam Szamet - Immigration and Education: Pedagogues and the Pedagogical Discourse in the Modern Jewish community in Palestine, 1900 - 1930 (response: Ido Harari) 

Nisrine Rahal - A Garden of Children and the Education of Citizens: The German Kinder-garten Movement from 1837-1880 (response: Julia Lange) 

Tally Gur - “Chronicle of a death Foretold": Jewish Studies and Identity Politics - The case of the Martin Buber Institute, Köln University (January 1984) (response: Tamara Morsel-Eisenberg)   


Session 2 

Julia Lange - Heritage Trouble: German American Identity Politics and the Holocaust (response: Tally Gur) 

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

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

Ido Harari - Converting to Otherness – the Dialectic of Differentiation in and from Modern Europe (response: Nisrine Rahal)   


Session 3 

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

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 remembrance culture (response: Shira Billet)