German Israeli Relations Seminar: What is on the Hearts and Minds of Germans and Israelis Today? — Holocaust Studies in Haifa

On 6 November, 2016 the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, Strochlitz Institute for Holocaust Studies at the University of Haifa, and the Ghetto Fighters’ House Museum jointly hosted a seminar entitled “Israeli-German Relations: What is in the Minds and Hearts of Israelis and Germans Today?” for the third consecutive year. The three presenters, Dr. Werner Puschra, Director of the […] … More German Israeli Relations Seminar: What is on the Hearts and Minds of Germans and Israelis Today? — Holocaust Studies in Haifa

Contemporary antisemitism with Professor Alvin Rosenfeld

Repost from the Holocaust Studies in Haifa blog: Recently, students heard a lecture by Professor Alvin Rosenfeld, of Indiana University and Director of the Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism. Professor Rosenfeld spoke about “new” antisemitism, which he believes is a departure from the antisemitism of the Nazi era.… Source: Contemporary antisemitism with Professor Alvin … More Contemporary antisemitism with Professor Alvin Rosenfeld

Seminar at the Ghetto Fighter’s House Museum

Our students participated in a three-day seminar at the Ghetto Fighter’s House Museum. Day One of the seminar featured a tour of the Kibbutz to learn about its history, a tour of Yad Layeled, the children’s Memorial Museum, and discussions about the museum and the kibbutz in general. Day Two featured a discussion with Evelin Akherman, the … More Seminar at the Ghetto Fighter’s House Museum