Projects approved by the Academic Committee for the academic year 2014-2015


Dr. Mary J. Ainslie (University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus)

Challenging Anti-Semitism in Contemporary Malaysia: Countering Malay Nationalist Forces Through Pro-Israel Expressions


Dr. Simon Mayers (University of Manchester)

Antisemitic Stereotypes of "the Jew" in English Catholic Discourses (1850-1945) - Second Year



Felix Posen Fellowships


Johanna Levy-Mamane (Tel Aviv University and La Sorbonne, France)

The Use of Holocaust Public Memory in the Contemporary Antisemitic Discourse on Internet and Social Networks: the French Case


Liran Yadgar (University of Chicago)

The Judeo-Muslim Symbiosis Revisited: Jews and Muslims in the Later Middle Period (1200-1500 C.E.)


Tzafrir Barzilay (Columbia University)

Well Poisoning Accusations in Medieval Europe


Angharad Frandes (Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, Romania)

The Wandering Jew in the German Romantic Literature


Tuvia Singer (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

Jews and Other Minorities in German Folktales in the Nineteenth Century