Scholars 2006

Past - Preserving Cultural Heritage

Alkhateeb-Shehada Housni

Alkhateeb-Shehada Housni

Tel Aviv University, Department of Zoology 

"Veterinary Medicine and Attitudes to Animals: The Heritage of Medieval Islam"

Cholcman Tamar

Cholcman Tamar

Tel Aviv University, Art History Dept, The Yolanda and David Katz Faculty of Art 

"Reconstructing a Forgotten Culture: Ephemeral Art in Spain, Portugal and Flanders in the 17th Century"

 

Ferber Ilit

Ferber Ilit

Princeton University, Fulbright Visiting Scholar, German Department

"Walter Benjamin: Heritage as an Ethical Encounter with the Past"

Furstenberg Ariel

Furstenberg Ariel

Tel Aviv University, The School of Philosophy and The Cohn Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science and Ideas

"The Languages of Talmudic Discourse: A Philosophical Study of the Evolution of Amoraic Halakha"

 

Lebovic Nitzan

Lebovic Nitzan

University of California, Los Angeles, Department of History

"Hugo Bergmann and the German-Jewish Image of Life"

Schnitzer-Maimon Merav

Schnitzer-Maimon Merav

Tel Aviv University, The School of History 

"Sexual Violence toward Women in the German and French Jewish Communities of the 11th to 14th Centuries"

Wilf Eitan

Wilf Eitan


The University of Chicago, Department of Anthropology 

"The Cultural Reproduction of Jazz Music in Professional Schools"