2009 - 2010

Public Lectures 2009-2010

The East-European Context of Modern Jewish Culture
by Hamutal Bar-Yosef, Ben Gurion University
Tuesday, September 22 at 6 p.m.
Gellner Room, Nador utca 9

International Conference:
Schism, Sectarianism and Jewish Denominationalism: Hungarian Jewry in a Comparative Perspective
October 13-15, 2009
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Antisemitism in Romania? Attitudes towards Jews and the Holocaust
by István Horváth Babes-Bolyai University
Tuesday, September 27 at 6 p.m.
Gellner Room, Monument Building

Hannah Arendt, Charlie Chaplin, and the Hidden Jewish Tradition
by Liliane Weissberg, University of Pennsylvania
Tuesday, November 17 at 6 p.m.
Gellner Room, Monument Building

Rocking the Nation
A documentary film by Bori Kriza, Hungary, 2007, 70 min.
Film Screening followed by discussion with director
Tuesday, 9 February at 6 p.m.
Gellner Room, Monument Building

Collaboration, Competitive Victimization and the Contemporary Politics of the Holocaust in former Socialist States
by Zvi Gitelman
Tuesday, February 23

Obama, the Middle East and Islam: Promise and Reality
by Shlomo Avineri
Tuesday, March 9

A Jewish El Dorado? Myth & Politics in Habsburg Bukovina
by David Rechter
Tuesday, March 16

Corporal Confusion: Ambiguous Bodies in Late 19th- and Early 20th-Century Germany
by Helga Thorson
Monday, May 17