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 https://www.dur.ac.uk/conference.booking/details/?id=94

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