Workshop June 2021

Online Workshop, 22nd, 29th, 30th of June 2021
Chaired by Dr Elisabeth Gallas and Dr Daniel Wildmann

 

Programme

 

Session 1

Opening Remarks

Annika Funke: Organisationsformen ländlicher Judensiedlungen zwischen Zentralität und Dispersion. Ein Vergleich regionaler Netzwerke im Elsass und in der Wetterau im ausgehenden Mittelalter

Moshe David Chechik: An Intellectual Biography of Meir of Rothenburg

Zwi Kunshtat: Yeshivot and their Students in Moravia, 1650-1726: A Window to Early Modern Learning Culture

Philip Keisman: Hebrew Language Reading Communities in Central Europe, 1845-1870

Intermediate Remarks, Feedback

 

Session 2

Opening Remarks

Sarah Violet Zager: I will sing of love and justice: Jewish Responses to the Theological Roots of Contemporary Virtue Ethics

Evan Parks: Missed Encounter: Paul Celan at the Edge of Philosophy

“Publikationsmöglichkeiten” (‘Publishing Opportunities’) by Kerry Wallach, Associate Professor of German Studies (Gettysburg College, USA)

 

Session 3

Ohad Kohn: Paul Celan and the Verjudung of Poetry

Nitzan Chelouche: The German origins of Hebrew typography in the 20th century: Rafael Frank and Henri Friedlaender

Pragya Kaul: Refugees in Empire: Jewish Refugees in British India

Philip Emanuel Bockelmann: Demokratisches Denken in der frühen Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Der Staats- und Verwaltungsrechtler Walter Jellinek

Closing Remarks, Feedback