Projects approved by the Academic Committee for the academic year 2008-2009


Dr. Samuel Salzborn  (University of Giessen)

On the Political Theory of Antisemitism. An Empirical-Theoretical Attempt to Integrate Socio-Scientific Analytical Strategies and Methods


Dr. Pawel Maciejko (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

Ritual Murder and Witchcraft Accusations in Early Modern Poland-Lithuania


Prof. Amy Elman (Kalamazoo College)

Antisemitism in an Integrated Europe: Governance & Virtual Redress



Felix Posen Fellowships


Alessandro Cifariello (Universit? di Roma Tor Vergata)

Judeophoby and Anti-nihilistic Russian Novel in the Last Part of the 19th Century


Aleksandra Gliszczy?ska  (University of Adam Mickiewicz)

Legal Aspects of Fighting Anti-Semitism


Anna Ayana Novikov (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

Jewish National Self Visions: Freemasons and B'nai-B'rith Members between "Duetschland" and "Polska" in the Inter-War Period


Sophie Roberts (University of  Toronto)

French Colonialism, Algerian Jews and the Limits of Citizenship: French Antisemitism, Social Change and the Jews of Algeria, 1870-1944


Maya Siminovich  (Carlos III University, Madrid)

How the Spanish Press Refers to Israel (and its otherness): 1948-2004


Abe Sweiry (Lancaster University)

Contemporary Antisemitism in Britain



Second Year


Emmanuel Debono  (Institut d'Etudes Politique de Paris)

LICA - Ligue Internationale contre l'antis?mitisme (1928-1940)


Sariel Birnbaum (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

דמות היהודים במדיות אודיו-ויזואליות בעולם הערבי