Past Conferences

June 8-10, 2022
Art of the Holocaust until 1989: Beyond an East/West Divide

July 2-3, 2019
Globalising French Jewish Politics
International workshop organized by the Jewish Studies Program
Programme Keynote - Conference report

June 3-4, 2018
Transnational Biographies and Diasporas
A workshop organized by the Jewish Studies Program
Programme - Keynote poster

June 11-13, 2017
Jewish Emancipations in the Austro-Hungarian and Russian Empires
On the 150th anniversary of the Austro-Hungarian Compromise (1867) and the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolutions (1917), the Jewish Studies Program at Central European University organizes a workshop on Jewish emancipations in the Austro-Hungarian and Russian Empires. The event is realized in cooperation with the Institute for the History of German Jews (Hamburg).

February 11, 2017
Perceptions and Prejudice: A Workshop in Honor of András Kovács's 70th Birthday
Organised by the CEU Nationalism Studies and Jewish Studies Programs

March 17, 2016
The Historical Churches and the Holocaust in Czechoslovakia, Hungary, and Romania 1920-1945
Conference organised by Civitas Europica Centralis Foundation and Central European University, Jewish Studies

June 16-18, 2014
Narratives of Violence
A Conference Organized by the International Consortium for Research on Antisemitism and Racism and Central European University
Poster - Website - Programme

April 6, 2014
The Hungarian Holocaust - Seventy Years Later
Conference at Central European University

January 20-21, 2013
Heresy, Heterodoxy and Conversion in Early Modern Europe
International Conference

October 14-16, 2012
Wissenschaft between East and West: The Hungarian Connection in Modern Jewish Scholarship
International Conference, organized by the Center of Jewish Studies, Institute for Minority Studies at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest; Jewish Studies at Central European University, Budapest; Martin Buber Chair in Jewish Thought and Philosophy, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main; Centre for German-Jewish Studies, University of Sussex; Institut für die Geschichte der deutschen Juden, Hamburg.

November 22, 2011
New Approaches and Methodological Challenges in Jewish Studies: Critical Readings of Testimonies
Workshop sponsored by the "CEU 20th Anniversary Events Fund" of the Central European University

February 22, 2010
Intricate Interfaith Networks: The Variety of Jewish-Christian Contacts in the Middle Ages
Workshop organized by the CEU Department of Medieval Studies and Ben-Gurion University Beersheba

October 13-15, 2009
Schism, Sectarianism and Jewish Denominationalism: Hungarian Jewry in a Comparative Perspective
International Conference
Poster - Photos from the conference

March 18-19, 2009
Antisemitism in Contemporary Europe
An International Symposium

May 18-20, 2008
Haskalah, Aufklärung, Osvícenství: Jewish Enlightenment in the Czech Lands in a European Perspective
Workshop organized in Olomouc, Czech Republic, in cooperation with the Center of Jewish Studies at Palacky University

May 27-29, 2007
Cosmopolitanism, Nationalism and the Jews of East Central Europe
International Conference

May 29-31, 2005
The Jews and the Legacies of Empires
International Conference

July 8-10, 2001
Jewish Identities in the Post-Communist Era
Academic Conference at the European Institute, Budapest, jointly organised with the Institute for Jewish Policy Research/JPR, London, and the Frankel Center for Judaic Studies, University of Michigan

March 13-14, 2001
Jews and Modernity in Europe
Workshop organised in conjunction with the Collegium Budapest