Scholars 2008

Past - Creative Rendering of the Past - Literature, Theater, Film

Bentwich Miriam

Bentwich Miriam

Personal Details:
Munk Centre, Department of Political Science, University of Toronto, Canada 

Title of Research:
"Remodeling the Political Present by Rewriting a 'Traditional' Past: 
Extracting a Multicultural Advocacy for Individual Liberty from 
Hassidic Fables" 

Benziman Galia

Benziman Galia

Personal Details:
Literature Department / The Dickens Project, University of California Santa Cruz, USA 

Title of Research:
"Retrospective Childhood Crises in Nineteenth-Century British Culture"

Craps Stef

Craps Stef

Personal Details:
English Department, Ghent University, Belgium 

Title of Research:
"Wor(l)ds of Grief: Traumatic Memory and Literary Witnessing in Cross-Cultural Perspective"

Hagin Boaz

Hagin Boaz

Personal Details:
Cultural Studies/History and Philosophy of Science and Ideas, Tel Aviv University 

Title of Research:
"Mortal Frames: Death and Its Meanings in Film" 

Kohen Raz Odeya

Kohen Raz Odeya

Personal Details:
Department of Film and Television, Tel Aviv University, Israel 

Title of Research:
"Women's Dreams on Film"

Lipshitz Yair

Lipshitz Yair

Personal Details:
Department of Theatre Arts, Tel Aviv University 

Title of Research:
"The Body as Hermeneutical Site for Jewish Textual Culture in Theater and Drama"

Tartakovsky Elena

Tartakovsky Elena

Personal Details:
Unit of Culture Research, Faculty of Humanities , Tel Aviv University

Title of Research:
"The Russian Context of Hebrew Theater: Past and Present"