Workshop November 2013

Workshop at Brighton

Chaired by Miriam Rürup, and Daniel Wildmann

 

Programme

Session 1

Yael Almog – Hebrew Reminiscences – the Secular Readership of Modern Hermeneutics (response: Anna Koch)

Ethan Zadoff – Therefore a man shall leave his father and mother and be joined to his wife: Medieval Jewish Marriage law in Ashkenaz in Comparative Perspective: 1100-1300 (response: Elisabeth Pönisch)

 

Session 2

Alexandra Zirkle – “Was ist nun ein Gotteshaus“: The Temple Cultus in Nineteenth-Century German Jewish Scriptural Hermeneutics (response: Kevin McNamara)

David Hamann – “Die Hilfe muss von außen kommen” Paul Nathan – Zivilgesellschftliches Engagement als Lebenswerk (response: Carl-Eric Linsler)

Dana Brüller –Pflanzen für Palästina! Naturwissenschaften in Jischuw (1900-1930) response:  Yael Almog)

 

Session 3

Carl-Eric Linsler – Jewish Identities during the First Word War. A Franco-German Family Biography (response: Ethan Zadoff)

Kevin McNamara – In the Service of His Majesty’s Government: The British Embassy and the Consulate Network on Nazi Germany between 1933 and 1945 (response: Alexandra Zirkle)

Elisabeth Pönisch – Judenhäuser im Deutschen Reich ab 1939. Eine Lebensweltstudie zu Alltag und Nachbarschaft (response: David Hamann)

Anna Koch – Rebuilding Lives – Italian and German Jews after the Holocaust 1945-1955 (response: Dana Brüller)