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Workshop Freudental July/August 2017

Chaired by Prof Dr Sharon Gillerman, Prof Dr David Rechter, and Dr Daniel Wildmann 

 

Programme

Session 1 

Agnes Kelemen: The Migration of the Numerus Clausus Exiles. Hungarian Jewish Students in Interwar Europe (response: Lucia Linares) 

Felix Schölch: Zuhause zwischen Isar und Jordan. Leben und Werk Schalom Ben-Chorins (response: Omer Michaelis) 

Ayana Halpem: Female Pioneers in Social Work in Palestine: The Impact of the Jewish German Tradition and of Zionism upon the Emergence of Profession (response: Sam Shonkoff) 

 

Session 2 

Lisa Gebhard: Das Leben der Konvertiten im Spätmittelalter (response: Agnes Kelemen) 

Sam Shonkoff: Sacramental Existence: Embodiment in Martin Buber's Philosophical and Hasidic Writings (Response Felix Schölch) 

Omer Michaelis: "It is time to act for the Lord": Crisis Discourse and Theological Turns in Moses ben Maimon and Hermann Cohen (response: Ayana Halpern) 

 

Session 3 

Jordan Katz: "Wise Women": Gender, Religion, Medicine and the Boundaries of Knowledge in Early Modern Europe (response: Lisa Gebhard) 

Tuvia Singer: Nationalism, Regionalism and Cosmology: Minorities and Foreigners in German Folk-Narratives in the Nineteenth Century (response: Jordan Katz) 

Lucia Linares: German Political Thought and the "Jewish Question" in the Weimar Republic, 1919 to 1933 (response: Tuvia Singer)