Tag Archives: Jewish Studies

Nov. 17-19, Germany Conference, ““The Role of Women’s Leadership in Faith Communities. Marking 80 Years of Women in the Rabbinate.“

[ November 17, 2015 6:00 pm to November 19, 2015 9:00 pm. ] This fall, Abraham Geiger College and the School of Jewish Theology at the University of Potsdam will mark the 80th anniversary of Rabbi Regina Jonas’ ordination in 1935 with an international conference, “The Role of Women’s Leadership in Faith Communities.”

More than 40 presenters from Europe, Israel and the United States will explore the impact of [...]

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Dec. 14-16, Association for Jewish Studies 46th Annual Conference, USA

[ December 14, 2014 to December 16, 2014. ] The Association for Jewish Studies (AJS) is pleased to announce the AJS 46th Annual Conference, to be held December 14-16, 2014 at the Hilton Baltimore in Baltimore, Maryland.  The AJS Conference is the largest annual gathering of Jewish Studies scholars worldwide, with more than 170 sessions on the latest research in Jewish Studies, an exhibit [...]

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CFP Deadline: Nov. 10, Conference on Jewish Studies Through the Lens of Gender Studies, USA

[ November 3, 2014 to November 10, 2014. ] A conference on “Grammars of Coherence and Difference: Jewish Studies Through the Lens of Gender Studies” will be held at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Sunday, May 3 – Tuesday, May 5, 2015.

This conference proposes a conversation about how the analytical toolkit of Gender Studies can help to explore the categories “Jewish” and “non-Jewish.” The organizers [...]

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Oct. 19-21, Conference, Jewish Music and Jewish Identity, USA

[ October 19, 2014 to October 21, 2014. ] A conference on Jewish Music and Jewish Identity will be held October 19-21, 2014 at Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio. It seeks to engage scholars of Jewish studies, ethnomusicology, musicology, and the humanities in a discussion about the intersection of Jewish identity and music. In addition to academic presentations, the two-day meeting will include public [...]

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CFP Deadline: May 7, Association for Jewish Studies 46th Annual Conference, USA

[ April 30, 2014 to May 7, 2014. ] The Association for Jewish Studies (AJS) is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the AJS 46th Annual Conference, to be held December 14-16, 2014 at the Hilton Baltimore in Baltimore, Maryland.  The AJS Conference is the largest annual gathering of Jewish Studies scholars worldwide, with more than 170 sessions on the latest research [...]

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CFP Deadline: Mar. 1, Conference, Jewish Music and Jewish Identity, USA

[ February 24, 2014 to March 1, 2014. ] This conference on Jewish Music and Jewish Identity will be held October 19-21, 2014 at Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio. It seeks to engage scholars of Jewish studies, ethnomusicology, musicology, and the humanities in a discussion about the intersection of Jewish identity and music. In addition to academic presentations, the two-day meeting will include public [...]

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CFA Deadline: Oct. 21, Seminar on “Holocaust Literature: Teaching Fiction and Poetry,” USA

[ September 23, 2013 to October 21, 2013. ] The Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies at the US Holocaust Museum announces the 2014 Hess Faculty Seminar to be held January 3-8, 2014. The seminar is designed for professors teaching or preparing to teach English, Jewish studies, modern languages, literature, or other courses with a Holocaust-related literature component. Sessions will focus on imaginative responses to [...]

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CFA Deadline: Mar. 29, The Medici Archive Project Jewish Studies Fellowship 2013-2014, Italy

[ February 26, 2013 to March 29, 2013. ] The letters in the Medici Granducal Archive (Mediceo del Principato) constitute an impressive historical reservoir of Jewish history. The content of this vast collection—over six thousand volumes—opens new windows onto cross-sections of Jewish culture in early modern Italy and Europe. Only in recent years have historians of various humanist disciplines begun to assess this vast [...]

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CFP Deadline: Jan 15, Oxford Seminar in Advanced Jewish Studies, UK

[ December 14, 2012 5:00 am to January 14, 2013 5:00 am. ] The Oxford Centre for Hebrew and Jewish Studies invites proposals from individuals or institutions by January 15, 2013, who wish to direct an Oxford Seminar in Advanced Jewish Studies in 2014-2015. The Centre will host two Seminars in Oxford in 2014-2015. The first will be convened from mid October 2014 to mid March 2015. The [...]

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