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Now out: New Issue of Naharaim [Vol. 16, Issue 1]

17 July, 2022

We are 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 16, No. 1].

This issue includes the first scholarly study of the author’s library of German-Hebrew aphoristic poet Elazar Benyoëtz, which the Rosenzweig Minerva Center received as a gift last year.

 

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Online Book Launch: The Return to the Archive (Schwerpunkt, JBDI XVII) To:

21 January, 2021

The Franz Rosenzweig Minerva Research Center and the Leibniz Institute for Jewish History and Culture – Simon Dubnow are delighted to invite you to the online launch of the focal point (Schwerpunkt) "The Return to the Archive: Dispersal, Transmission, and Anticipation in Personal Archives between Germany and Israel", which appeared recently in Volume XVII of the Dubnow Institute Yearbook.

THE FIRST ANNUAL NAHARAIM SYMPOSIUM

6 January, 2021

The Franz Rosenzweig Minerva Research Center (FRMRC) and Naharaim: Journal of German-Jewish Literature and Cultural History are delighted to invite you to the first annual Naharaim Symposium, which will take place online on Thursday, January 14, 2021, at 20:00 (UTC+2). Aimed at hosting leading and promising scholars, the Naharaim Symposium is a platform for discussing topics and methodologies in the study of German-Jewish Literature and Cultural History. 

New issue - Naharaim: Journal of German-Jewish Literature and Cultural History (Zeitschrift für deutsch-jüdische Literatur und Kulturgeschichte) [Volume 14, Issue 2]

27 December, 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 2].

A new Podcast: A scenic re-enactment of Viktor Frankl‘s play from 1946: Synchronisation in Birkenwald — Eine metaphysisches Konferenz

2 September, 2020

The production is the culmination of an artist-research project, which developed in several stages over the past five years. Thereby, for the first time, Frankl‘s play was translated into Hebrew and staged in a dramatic reading with professional actors under the artistic direction of Prof. Shimon Levy, an eminent theatre scholar and director.

 The production is available as a podcast:

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].

Book Review of the Hebrew Translation of Ernst Fraenkel's "The Dual State- A contribution to the Theory of Dictatorship" by Prof. Barak Medina, Rector of the Hebrew University

17 May, 2020

We welcome you to read the book review by Prof. Barak Medina, Rector of the Hebrew University, of the Hebrew translation of Ernst Fraenkel's "The Dual State- A contribution to the Theory of Dictatorship", In the Makor Rishon News Paper. The Hebrew translation was published in cooperation with the Franz Rosenzweig Minerva Research Center. 

Link to the book Review on the Makor Rishon Website. 

Book review in the Haaretz Newspaper regarding the new Hebrew translation of Walter Benjamin's "Das Passagen-Werk "

10 May, 2020

The following book review was posted in the Haaretz Newspaper regarding the new Hebrew translation of Walter Benjamin's "Das Passagen-Werk ", published in cooperation with the Franz Rosenzweig Minerva Research Center.

See the book review on the Haaretz website here.