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אירוע // תזכורת / כנס: שאלות יהודיות בעידן הדה-קולוניזציה: בין ריבונות לזכויות אדם [העברית, ירושלים & מקוון] תאריך מתוקן=16-18.5.22

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שימו לב – האירוע מתקיים בין התאריכים 16 – 18 במאי 2022,
ולא רק ב-16.5 כפי שצויין בטעות בתחילה

The Jacob Robinson Institute for the History of Individual and Collective Rights
Faculty of Humanities, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Jewish Questions and the Global South: Between Sovereignty and Human Rights

In-Person & Online International Conference

Jerusalem, May 16-18, 2022

Beit Mairsdorf Faculty Club, room 405, Mount Scopus

Monday, 16.5

Greetings and Opening Remarks
Nissim Otmazgin, Dean of Humanities, The Hebrew University
Aya Elyada, Head of the History Department, The Hebrew University
Rebekka Grossmann, The Hebrew University

Part I
Imperial Rule and Postcolonial Nationalism

Session 1: Colonial Framings: Algiers, Tunis and Baghdad
Chair: Iris Nachum, The Hebrew University

Amos Lim Wei Wang (University of Haifa): Baghdadi Middlemen in Asia –The Post-Imperial Experience
Jan Gerber (Leibniz-Institut für Jüdische Geschichte und Kultur –Simon Dubnow): The Perplexities of Anti-Colonialism –On Gillo Pontecorvo’s "Battle of Algiers" (1966)
Jakob Zollmann (Berlin Social Science Center): The Maghrebian Experience –Albert Memmi and the Highdays of Colonialism

16:30-16:45 Coffee Break

Session 2: Reflecting the Colonial
Chair: David Guedj, The Hebrew University

Yael Attia (University of Potsdam): Jewish Thought from the Global South –Encounter with Albert Memmi
Younes Yassni (University of Abdelmalek Essaadi): Lieu de mémoire and travail mémoire – Jewish Screenings in Post-independence Morocco
Yuval Tal (The Hebrew University): The1962 Jewish Exodus from Algeria –Social and Political Origins

Tuesday, 17.5

Session 3: Refuge and Mobility
Chair: Manuela Consonni, The Hebrew University

Chiara Renzo (University of Florence): Care and Relief –Libyan Jews and the International Refugee Regime
Dario Miccoli (Ca’Foscari University of Venice): ‘Congo, Tierra Prometida?’ –Jews of Rhodes between Holocaust and Decolonization
Sara Halpern (St. Olaf College): On Chinese Goodwill –Jews in Post-Treaty Port Shanghai

Coffee Break: 11:00-11:15

Part II
Jewish Politics and the Global South

Session 1: Humanitarianism in Colonial Contexts
Chair: Moshe Sluhovsky, The Hebrew University

Miriam Rürup (Moses Mendelssohn Center for European Jewish Studies): Jewish Questions at the UN: the Postwar-Conventions on Statelessness (1954 and 1961)
Julia Schulte-Werning (University of Vienna): A Panorama of Care– Jewish Medical Humanitarianism in North Africa
Jacob Eder (Barenboim-Said Akademie): “Boat People” –Jewish Refugee Aid in Southeast Asia

Lunch 12:45-13:45

Session 2: Jewish Internationalism and the “Third World”
Chair: Eli Lederhendler, The Hebrew University

Jaclyn Granick (Cardiff University): Jewish Women and Human Rights – The UN-System Reconsidered
Ludwig Decke (University of Wisconsin-Madison): Prolonging Empire – American Jews, Colonialism and the Post-Holocaust Global Order
Leonel Caraciki (Ben Gurion University): “Faith Worth Acting On” – The American Jewish Committee and “Third World” Politics

Coffee Break: 15:15-15:30

Session 3: A Jewish Nation in the New World Order
Chair: Rotem Geva, The Hebrew University

Thomas R. Prendergast (The Hebrew University): Indirect Rule and Imperial Reform – On Jewish Social Anthropologists
Laura Almagor (The University of Sheffield): Reinvention at Bandung – Jewish Territorialism’s Colonial Metamorphosis
Roni Mikel-Arieli (The Hebrew University): Apartheid, Holocaust and Genocide – On Leo Kuper’s Legacy

Wednesday, 18.5

Session 3: The Other South – Cold War, New Left and Jews
Chair: Jonathan Dekel-Chen, The Hebrew University

Michael Rom (University of Cape Town): Our Generation –Jewish Students and the Brazilian Armed Struggle
Martina L. Weisz (The Hebrew University): Zionism, Revolution and Social Mobility –The Argentinian Experience
Gustavo Guzmán (University of Potsdam): Pinochet and the Jews – Telling a Cold-War Story

Coffee Break: 11:00-11:15

Part III
Between Empire and Nation-State

Session 1: (Anti-) Colonial Spaces
Chair: Amos Goldberg, The Hebrew University
11:15 – 12:45

Rephael Stern (Harvard University): Habeas corpus and Global Decolonization – The Legal Space of Mandatory Palestine and Israel
Johannes Becke (Heidelberg University)/
Avi Shilon (New York University): Caribbean Zion – Jewish-Israeli Creolized Cultures
Amit Levy (The Hebrew University): The Diplomacy of Israeli Oriental Studies – The Early Years

Lunch Break: 12:45-13:45

Session 2: Israel in Africa
Chair: Louise Bethlehem, The Hebrew University

Rotem Giladi (University of Roehampton): Between Jewish Sovereignty and Indian Minority –
Israel and the Question of Apartheid at the United Nations, 1949-1952
Anne Herzberg (Institute for NGO Research): The Apartheid Charge: Historical Evolution and the Quest of International Law
Alioune Dème (Cheikh Anta Diop University): Léopold Sédar Senghor – The Poet-Politician’s Israel Connection

Coffee Break: 15:15-15:30

Session 3: From Israel to Algeria and Back
Chair: Ofer Ashkenazi, The Hebrew University

Arie Dubnov (The George Washington University): (A)part from Asia – Zionist Perceptions of the East, 1947-1956

Lutz Fiedler (Moses Mendelssohn Center for European Jewish Studies): Algerian Echoes –
Israeli Debates on Legitimacy in Times of Crisis

Zarin Aschrafi (Leibniz-Institut für Jüdische Geschichte und Kultur – Simon Dubnow): From the Jewish to the National Question: On Ber Borochov’s Late Revival

Concluding Roundtable

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מפרסם ההודעה
Jenia Stadel | Adminstrative Director The Jacob Robinson Institute for the History of Individual and Collective Rights Faculty of Humanities The Hebrew University of Jerusalem T +972.2.5880318 Jeniay@savion.huji.ac.il
כתובת מלאה
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Beit Mairsdorf Faculty Club, room 405, Mount Scopus
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