Christian Hebraism and Yiddishism until 1900

Programme:

Dienstag, 9. Februar 2010
10.00
Introduction by Giuseppe Veltri

10.30-11.15 Uhr
Talya Fishman
On the Prominence of Jewish Custom in the Writings of Christian Hebraists in German Lands

11.15-12.00 Uhr
Guido Bartolucci
Jewish Political Institution in Christian eyes: The Lutheran dissertationes on the Hebrew Republic

12.00-12.45 Uhr
Johannes Thon
The Power of (Hebrew) Language: Grammar, Kabbalah, Magic and the Emerging Protestant Identity

12.45-14.15 Gemeinsames Mittagessen

14.15-15.00 Uhr
Stephan Schorch
Reformation writings in Hebrew translations of the 16th century

15.00-15.45 Uhr
Christoph Rymatzki
The Study of Hebrew and Yiddish at the Institutum Judaicum of 18th Century Halle/Saale from the Publications of this Institute

15.45-16.15 Uhr Kaffeepause

16.15-17.00 Uhr
Chiara Adorisio
The Debate between Salomon Munk and Heinrich Ritter on Jewish and Arabic History of Philosophy in the Middle Ages

17.00-17.45 Uhr
Nathaniel Riemer
Vom Maase-bukh zu den Brüdern Grimm. Der Theologe und Didaktiker Christoph Helwig (1581-1617) und seine Übertragung jüdischer Erzählungen

Place: University Halle-Wittenberg
Institute for Oriental Studies
Seminary for Jewish Studies

Kuratoriumszimmer der Franckeschen Stiftungen
Franckesche Stiftungen Halle, Haus 26
D-06110 Halle (Saale)

If you have any questions about this programme, please contact Diana Matut.

Date: 
9 February 2010
9 Feb 2010
Europe/Berlin