2010 - 2011

Public Lectures 2010-2011


October 26, 2010
Tiszaeszlár and Beyond: A Phenomenology of the Modern Ritual Murder Trial
Hillel J. Kieval, Washington University in St. Louis

November 9, 2010
The Ideological Model of Scapegoating as an Explanation of Antisemitic Prejudice in Poland
Michał Bilewicz, University of Warsaw

November 23, 2010
Exchange " Jews" and "Loan Jews" - Hungarian Slave Laborers in Austria 1944/45
Eleonore Lappin-Eppel, Graz University

January 18, 2011
Intimate Violence: Anti-Jewish Pogroms in the Shadow of the Holocaust
Jason Wittenberg, University of California, Berkeley

February 1, 2011
Shaping the Future: Jewish Political Mobilization in East and West, 1781-1848
François Guesnet, University College London

February 15, 2011
Film Screening: Forgotten Transports
Lukáš Přibyl, filmmaker

March 1, 2011
Karl Marx's Jewish Question(s)
Shlomo Avineri, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

March 8, 2011
What Kind of Minority Were/Are the Jews of Europe?
Peter Pulzer, University of Oxford

March 22, 2011
Kabbalah, Science, and Moral Cosmopolitanism in Enlightenment Jewish Thought
David Ruderman, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

March 28, 2011
Judaism as a Subject of Documentary Films in Post-Socialist Countries
Eszter Hajdú, University of Drama, Film and Television in Budapest