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International Conference:  Kafka Today

Monday, June 10th, 2019 

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Prof. Thomas Meyer (University of Munich), "Nature, History, Politics. Leo Strauss and Hannah Arendt on the Problems of Modernity"Research Seminar6.6.2019, 10:00 – 13:00, Education Building, Room 570, Floor 5th, University of Haifa

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Europ Day -  Migration in Europe: Past, Present, Future Migration in Europe: Past, Present, Future

Thursday, May 15th, 2019

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 Dr. Ulrike Schneider (University of Potsdam), Jewish-German literature in different contexts, Research Semina 

25.3-4.4. 2019, 10:00-12:00, Education Building, Room 665, 6th Floor, University of Haifa


Prof. Danny Trom (EHESS, Paris), Towards a theory of Jewish political practice, Research Seminar

Wednesday, March 27th, 2019, 10:00 – 13:00, Education Building, Room 665, Floor 6th, University of Haifa


International Conference: Perspectives on Terrorism and Migration in Germany, Europe and Israel: From Discourse to Policy

Haifa and Jerusalem, 24th-26th March 2019, (March 24th, Ofer Observatory, Floor 30, Eshkol Tower, University of Haifa)


International Week Seminar: 1968 between East and Wes, North an South - A Comperative Approach 

December 31th, 2018 - January 4th 2019, (09:00-16:00), Room 665, Education Building, University of Haifa


Prof. Gareth Stedman Jones: When did Marx think capitalism would fall?

Thursday, December 6th, 2018, 12:00 – 14:00, Library Auditorium,  Room 146, University of Haifa


Dr. Ralf Balke:  The Self-Nazification of the the German Colonies in Palestine.

November 6th, 2018, Panel 14:00-16:00, Hecht Auditorium, University of Haifa


Ninth Annual Bucerius Lecture - Keynote Speaker: Former German President, Mr. Christian Wulff

May 9th, 2018, 12:30 - 14:00, Sfadia Hall, University of Haifa 


Film Screening - "We are Jews from Breslau", So. 15.4.2018, Haifa Cinematheque









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Since October 2018, Dr. Cedric Cohen Skalli is the new director of the Bucerius Institute. The Bucerius Institute deeply and warmly thanks its former director Prof. Amos Morris-Reich, who will stay as reseracher at the institute


June 26th - July 17th, 2019 Dr. Cedric Skalli Cohen will teach few courses about Jewish Painting and Jewish Painters from East Europe at the University of Potsdam (Germany) 


June 27th, 2019 Dr. Cedric Cohen Skalli spoke about "Yitzhak Baer and Leo Strauss", as part of the workshop „Emanzipationsdiskurse vor und nach dem Holocaust " as part of the working group „Emanzipation nach der Emanzipation. Jüdische Literatur, Philosophie und Geschichte von 1900 bis heute” (University of Augsburg , Germany ,26.-28.06.2019) 


May 4th, 2019 , Lecture of Dr. Cedric Cohen-Skalli on Derrida et les nouvelles techniques de la lutte: 1968, at the interbnational conference DERRIDA et la technologie/ Derrida and technology in Paris. (Reid Hall Columbia Global Centres)


April 12th, 2019 , Lecture of Dr. Cedric Cohen-Skalli in the seminar Les Juifs et l’Europe, Théorie, Histoire, Politique, EHESS Paris


Dr. Cedric Cohen Skalli and the PhD Student Daniel Gross will give two lectures at the International Conference Back to Redemption Rosenzweig's Star 1919-2019, organized by Internationale Rosenzweig Gesellschaft, February 17th -20th 2019, Van Leer Institute, Jerusalem


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Dr. Cedric Cohen Skalli spoke about The Resort Geistpolitik as part of the workshop „Deutscher Geist – Jüdischer Geist“ (University of Augsburg , Germany , 9.-11. Januar 2019)


New Article: Cedric Cohen Skalli, "The motif of Anticipation and the First World War: Cohen, Benjamin and Rosenzweig", Guy Stroumsa (ed.), Comparative Studies in the Twenty-First Century, Israel Academy of Science and Humanities, Jerusalem, 2018, 55-88.


The Bucerius Institute congratulates Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel for earning the honorary degree of a Doctor of Philosophy, Honoris Causa from the University of Haifa.


interview with Prof. Amos Morris-Reich to Impact  or http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/sil/impact/2017/00002017/00000005/art00032














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