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CFP: International conference "Rationalism and Mysticism in Jewish Philosophy: Sources and Contexts"

Call for Papers - International conference "Rationalism and Mysticism in Jewish Philosophy: Sources and Contexts"

The Department of Jewish Culture of Saint-Petersburg State University, in collaboration with the International Center for University Teaching of Jewish Civilization at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, will host a three-day conference "Rationalism and Mysticism in Jewish Philosophy: Sources and Contexts».

FELLOWSHIP OPPORTUNITIES in Hebrew Bible and Judaic Studies

Duke Center for Jewish Studies, in connection with the Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library are pleased to announce the availability of new fellowships, with awards of up to $1500, to support scholars, students and independent researchers whose work would benefit from access to the Judaica materials held by the Rubenstein Library, the Duke Divinity School Library and/or Perkins Library.

CFP: Topography of the Shoah in Breslau 1933-1949

 

CFP: Topography of the Shoah in Breslau/ Wrocław 1933–1949

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The BKM-assistant Professorship Ökonomische und soziale Netzwerke der Deutschen im östlichen Europa im 19. und 20. Jahrhundert at the Technische Universität Dresden and the Department of Jewish Studies of the University of Wrocław/ Katedra Judaistyki im. Tadeusza Taubego (Uniwersytet Wrocławski) invite interested scholars to take part in the publication “Topography of the Shoah in Breslau/ Wrocław 1933–1949“.

Organizing Panel on Soviet Jewish Culture for the 50th Annual Convention of the Association of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies [ASEEES]

I would like to create a panel on Jewish culture in the Soviet Union for the 50th Annual Convention of the Association of Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies [ASEEES], Boston, MA, December 6-9, 2018. The theme of the conference is “Performance”. I am looking for the paper proposals on Soviet Jewish theater, film, music, literature and arts as well as the chair for the panel. I am going to present my paper on Jewish culture in Kyiv in the interwar period.

CFP: Urban Jewish Heritage: Presence and Absence

Dear Colleagues,

We are delighted to announce an important international Conference which is taking place as part of the European Year of Cultural Heritage in 2018. Urban Jewish Heritage: Presence and Absence is being held from 3-7 September 2018 in the World Heritage City of Krakow, Poland.  The Conference will bring together academics, planners, policy makers and community leaders to examine and discuss the pasts, presents and futures for towns and cities with Jewish Heritage, particularly in Europe.

TOC Special Issue: New Perspectives on Jewish Legal History, Jewish History 31 (1–2) 2017

Jewish History

CONTENTS   Volume 31    Nos. 1–2   2017

Special Issue: New Perspectives on Jewish Legal History

Introduction

Jay Berkovitz and Ephraim Kanarfogel

Marriage Before the Bench: Divorce Law and Litigation Strategies in Thirteenth-Century Ashkenaz

Rachel Furst

Situating Maimonides’s Approach to the Oral Torah in Its Andalusian Context

Marc Herman

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