2006 - 2007

Public Lectures 2006-2007

October 10, 2006
The Europeanization of the Holocaust
Werner Bergmann, Zentrum für Antisemitismusforschung, TU Berlin

October 24, 2006
Once They Were Neighbours (Szomszédok voltak, 2005)
Film screening followed by a discussion with Zsuzsanna Gellér-Varga (director) and Borbála Kriza (script, interviews)

November 7, 2006
Hasidic Conquest of Eastern Europe?
Marcin Wodzinski, University of Wrocław

November 21, 2006
Urban Memories: Italian Jewish Women and the Cities of Their Minds
Silvia Cresti, Freie Universität Berlin
Coorganized with Gender Studies

December 5, 2006
Women's Holocaust Memories: Trauma, Testimony and the Gendered Imagination
Louise O. Vasvári, State University of New York, Stony Brook

January 30, 2007
Enemies, Neighbours, and Friends: Jews and Christians in Renaissance Italy
Giulio Busi, Freie Universität Berlin

February 13, 2007
Was Tsarist Judeophobia Racist?
John D. Klier, University College London

February 27, 2007
Acculturation Visualized: Love Stories with a Jewish Edge in Recent Movies
Frank Stern, University of Vienna