2017 - 2018

Public Lectures 2017-2018


September 26, 2017
Forgotten Agents of History: The Jewish Territorialist Movement (1905-1960)
Laura Almagor, Central European University

October 10, 2017
The Gantse Megillah: Collecting and Displaying Judaica in 18th-Century Central Europe - The Forgotten History of a Non-Jewish Curiosity
Michael Korey, Mathematisch-Physikalischer Salon, Dresden

November 7, 2017
Narratives of Redemption: The Zionist Imaginary and Afforestation in the Negev
Yoav Galai, Central European University

January 23, 2018
Strictly Orthodox Jewish Future
Daniel Staetsky, Institute for Jewish Policy Research, London

February 6, 2018
Hell on Earth: Avigdor Hameiri in Russian Captivity
Peter C. Appelbaum, Emeritus Professor of Pathology, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine

February 20, 2018
Léon Blum: Between the State, Socialism, and Judaism
Pierre Birnbaum, University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne

March 20, 2018
Film Screening: 1945
Followed by a discussion with the director, Ferenc Török, and the writer, Gábor Szántó