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Jews in Modern Europe Study Group


This interdisciplinary Study Group presents the latest research that re-thinks the unique position of Jews in modern and contemporary European society. It explores the cultural, intellectual, social and political experience of European Jewry from a historical perspective and its influence on major issues facing Europe today.


Study Group Events Calendar

German Jewry and the Allure of the Sephardic Jews in Modern Europe Study Group — German Jewry and the Allure of the Sephardic
February 15, 2018
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • John M. Efron – Koret Professor of Jewish History, University of California, Berkeley
The Nazi-Zionist Agreement and Jewish Public Culture: on ‘Rational’ and ‘Emotional’ in Politics Jews in Modern Europe Study Group — The Nazi-Zionist Agreement and Jewish Public Culture: on ‘Rational’ and ‘Emotional’ in Politics
March 22, 2018
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Hizky Shoham – Lecturer, The Interdisciplinary Program for Hermeneutics and Cultural Studies, Bar-Ilan University
Synagogues of Habsburg Hungary: Typology, Genealogy and Architectural Significance Jews in Modern Europe Study Group — Synagogues of Habsburg Hungary: Typology, Genealogy and Architectural Significance
April 9, 2018
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Rodolf Klein – Miklós Ybl Faculty of Architecture and Civil Engineering, Szent István University
Anatomy of a Genocide: The Life and Death of a Town Called Buczacz Jews in Modern Europe Study Group — Anatomy of a Genocide: The Life and Death of a Town Called Buczacz
April 30, 2018
4:15pm - 6:00pm
  • Omer Bartov – John P. Birkelund Distinguished Professor of European History, Department of History, Brown University
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