Conference 2018

British Association for Jewish Studies Annual Conference

Durham, 9-11 July 2018

 Theories and Histories: Jewish Studies Across Disciplines

We gratefully acknowledge the following institutions for their support of the conference:

    • the European Association for Jewish Studies (EAJS).
    • St Aidan’s College, Durham University.
    • Department of Anthropology, Durham University.

The call for papers is now closed. Please register for the conference by 15 May 2018 through the following link

Confirmed keynote speakers and preliminary titles:

  • Professor Bryan Cheyette (Reading) The Ghetto as Travelling Concept
  • Professor Martin Goodman (Oxford) The History of Judaism and the History of Religions
  • Professor Susannah Heschel (Dartmouth) Theorizing Jewish Studies: Race, Gender and Empire
  • Professor Fania Oz-Salzberger (Paideia) Truth, Story, and History: Jewish Studies Across Disciplines