2014 - 2015

Public Lectures 2014-2015


September 30, 2014
Mobile Memories
Introductory Lecture of the PhD Training School "Mobilising Memory for Change" at CEU
Marianne Hirsch, Columbia University, New York

October 14, 2014
Hannah Arendt and the Dilemmas of Jewish Politics: The Case of Jewish Cultural Reconstruction
Natan Sznaider, Academic College of Tel-Aviv

November 11, 2014
The Destruction of the Jews of Transylvania: A Historical Overview
Zoltán Tibori Szabó, Institute for Holocaust and Genocide Studies of Babeș-Bolyai University, Cluj

November 25, 2014
Reflections on the 'New' Antisemitism
Alvin H. Rosenfeld, Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism, Indiana University

January 13, 2015
Violence and Understanding: The British Broadsheets' Coverage of the First Gaza War
Dávid Kaposi, University of East London

February 10, 2015
Placing Time: The Concept of Diaspora in a Jewish Context
Brian Klug, St. Benet's Hall

February 27, 2015
The Cultural Significance of the Ghetto in Jewish History
David B. Ruderman, University of Pennsylvania

March 3, 2015
Resistance, Rationality and Morality: Should Jews Have Resisted the Nazis?
Zvi Gitelman, University of Michigan