Annual Workshop of the Leo Baeck Fellowship Programme 2018/19

The Leo Baeck Institute is happy to announce the second workshop of the Leo Baeck Fellowship Programme 2018/19 from 23rd – 26th June 2019 in Leipzig. The Leo Baeck Fellowship is an international fellowship programme aimed at PhD candidates researching the...

Mosse’s Europe

New Perspectives in the History of German Judaism, Fascism, and Sexuality Conference Berlin, 6 to 9 June 2019 On the occasion of the 100th birthday of Professor George L. Mosse three generations of historians will gather to commemorate and analyze his ongoing...

Jews and Jewish Religion in Western Postwar Fiction Film

Göttingen, Monday 27 and Tuesday 28 May 2019  International Conference in partnership with the Lichtenberg-Kolleg, Georg August Universität Göttingen and  the  Institut für die Geschichte der deutschen Juden (IGdJ). The Post-war West often understands itself as an...

Exhibition: Networks of Knowledge

The exhibition “Networks of Knowledge” puts the spotlight on the institute’s Library and Pamphlet collection and presents for the first time some highlights from this resource to the public. The Leo Baeck Institute’s Library is a rich scholarly resource, with many...

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...