Morgenländischer Glanz

Eine deutsche jüdische Literaturgeschichte (1750–1850)     We are delighted to announce that Morgenländischer Glanz. Eine deutsche jüdische Literaturgeschichte (1750–1850) by Kathrin Wittler has been published recently in the Schriftenreihe...

Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series London, 2018/19

Seeing Jews in Art: Networks, Fantasies and Dreams A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. This season’s topic will explore the agency of Jews within the networks shaping visual culture....

The Jewish Economic Elite

Making Modern Europe We are delighted to announce that The Jewish Economic Elite. Making Modern Europe by Cornelia Aust has been published recently as part of our German Jewish Cultures book series. In this rich transnational history, Cornelia Aust traces Jewish...

Jewish Difference and the Arts in Vienna

Composing Compassion in Music and Biblical Theater We are very pleased to announce that Jewish Difference and the Arts in Vienna. Composing Compassion in Music and Biblical Theater  by Caroline A. Kita has been published recently as part of our German Jewish Cultures...

Judenmord. Art and the Holocaust in Post-war Germany

Book Launch 6.00pm, 5 March 2019 We are delighted to welcome Kathrin Hoffmann-Curtius to present her book Judenmord. Art and the Holocaust in Post-war Germany. First published in German in 2014, this is the first comprehensive study of representations of the Holocaust...