Now Out: Naharaim, Volume 14: Special Issue: Back to Redemption: Rosenzweig's Star 1919–2019 (Part I)

13 June, 2020

The Franz Rosenzweig Minerva Research Center is pleased to announce the publication of the latest issue of its journal, Naharaim: Journal of German-Jewish Literature and Cultural History (Zeitschrift für deutsch-jüdische Literatur und Kulturgeschichte) [Volume 14, Issue 1].

This special issue (Part I of II) is dedicated to contributions by participants of the conference “Back to Redemption: Rosenzweig’s Star 1919–2019”, which the center hosted on February 17–20, 2019.

The journal Naharaim was founded by the Franz Rosenzweig Minerva Research Centre at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in 2007 and appears bi-annually. It is a double-blind peer-reviewed journal that publishes the latest research on philosophical, literary and historical aspects of German-Jewish culture. The articles appear in both German and English.


Table of Contents


Martin Zwick

Words and Diagrams about Rosenzweig’s Star

Elad Lapidot

Jewish Redemptive Epistemologies, Hegelian Teshuvot: Soloveitchik, Rosenzweig and Kook

Emeline Durand

Geist der Übersetzung: Franz Rosenzweig on the Redemptive Task of Translation

Ghilad H. Shenhav

Between Abgrund and Urwirbel: The Story of One Word in the Buber-Rosenzweig Bible Translation

Yemima Hadad

“Ich Habe Nicht Geantwortet”: Hermeneutics of Secrecy, Religious Silence, and Dialogvergessenheit in Martin Buber’s Exchange with Franz Rosenzweig about Halakhah

Eveline Goodman-Thau

Redemption Restored: The Star in the Context of Modernity

Printed copies of the new issue will be available soon at the Center's library.