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Ping Pong Tournament

January 21, 2020

 

End of the semester Ping Pong Tournament, Mandel Building 

with our very own Ynon Wygoda and Yigal Bronner at the final!

 

 

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A scenic re-enactment of Viktor Frankl’s theater play

January 7, 2020

Invitation to a scenic re-enactment of Viktor Frankl’s theater play from 1946, „Synchronisation in Birkenwald – A Metaphysical Conference“, on January 29th, at 19:00, in Yad Vashem, Jerusalem; to mark the occasion of the International Holocaust Day 2020.

Hebrew translation: Prof. David Guttmann, Dr. Jan Kühne
Artistic Director: Prof. Shimon Levy
Dramaturg, Producer, Initiator: Dr. Jan Kühne

Buber Fellow Dennis Halft was awarded the 2019 Alexander Böhlig Award

December 13, 2019
Dr. Dennis Halft received the Alexander Böhlig Award for his pioneering research on Christian-Muslim interaction in the Persianate World. The € 7,500 award is granted bi-annually by the Gertrud and Alexander Böhlig Foundation for the study and research on the culture and languages of Eastern Christianity. Dr. Halft was honored with the award at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities in Berlin on December 13, 2019, by former Senior Buber Fellow Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Christoph Markschies, president-elect of the Academy.
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New publication by Dr. Jan Kühne

July 24, 2018

Collected Dramatic Works by Sammy Gronemann, Vol. 1 of Sammy Gronemann Critical Edition (Edited with introduction and commentaries by Jan Kühne)

Volume 1 of the Collected Works by Sammy Gronemann, which compiles all extant dramatic works. They include the Purim play Haman’s Flight written for Martin Buber (ca. 1900) and The Wise and the Fool, written around 1940 in Tel Aviv, a work which—in Nathan Alterman’s translation—was to become the most successful comedy on the Hebrew stage.

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New Book by Dr. Daphna Oren-Magidor

January 25, 2017
Infertility in Early Modern England The Martin Buber Society of Fellows & the Bloomfield Library for the Humanities and Social Sciences are honored to invite you to an event in honor of the publication of the book “Infertility in Early Modern England” by Dr. Daphna Oren-Magidor.