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Recent Content

Tabea Alexa Linhard
Soledad C. Fox

Fox on Linhard, 'Jewish Spain: A Mediterranean Memory'

Tabea Alexa Linhard. Jewish Spain: A Mediterranean Memory. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2014. 248 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-8739-0.

Reviewed by Soledad C. Fox (Williams College)
Published on H-Judaic (May, 2015)
Commissioned by Matthew A. Kraus

Spain’s Jewish Absence

Apt: academic sublet in Tel Aviv

Due to research in Europe I would like to sublet my two-room (bedroom+living room) apartment in Tel Aviv. It allows you a quick access to Tel Aviv University (35 min by bus), its library, Beit Ha-Tfutsot. Close to the bus station from where depart reguler buses to Jerusalem and its academic institutions (60 min).

Sublet is for the period between August 4-September 30

For more information contact: mariuszk@post.tau.ac.il

Workshop: Yiddish Culture in Past and Present Scholarship, 27-28.5

Yiddish Culture in Past and Present Scholarship

Histories, Ideologies, Methodologies

An international workshop, 27-28 May 2015

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Mt. Scopus, Jerusalem


Mt. Scopus Campus, Beit Maiersdorf, Room 405 / 502


Wednesday, 27 May 2015

09:45-10:15 Coffee and Registration

10:15-10:45 Greetings and Opening Remarks