Call For Papers: The Jewish Intelligentsia - Conference 2019 - deadline extended

Zofia Zięba's picture
Call for Papers
October 1, 2019

Dear Sir or Madam, 


The Jewish Studies Student Association at University of Warsaw is pleased to invite you to The Jewish Intelligentsia. 8th International Conference for Jewish Studies Researchers. Professor Jerzy Jedlicki (1930-2018) in Memoriam that will take place in 14-15 November 2019 in Institute of History at University of Warsaw.

The aim of the conference is to outline the meaning of the term “Jewish intelligentsia” and to define its contexts — historical, social, cultural, linguistic, and literary. During two days of discussion we would like to focus on the questions of when and how the category of the “Jewish intellectual” in Central and Central-Eastern Europe was formed. We are also interested in the subject of internal differences and divisions within the group.


The deadline for submission of the application form has been extended until 1 October 2019. All the necessary informations you can find in the Call for papers attached right below.


In order to participate in the conference complete an application form which consists of an abstract (approx. 300 words) and a brief biographical note. You can do it here:

In case of any additional questions you are more than welcome to contact with us.

Your faithfully,
Piotr Smoliński
Organizing Committee

Contact Email: