The painted ceiling of the Chodorow synagogue (17th c., reconstruction  of Bet ha-Tefutzot).The Temple of Lwow. Postcard, early 20th c.Maurycy Gottlieb.  Jews Praying in the Synagogue on Yom Kippur, 1878

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Conferences and Workshop published by Maya Shabbat on Saturday, July 15, 2017

A research workshop was held on 16.5.2017 at The National Library of Israel in Jerusalem. The event included two lectures given by two young scholars each followed by a feedback and discussion session lead by a senior scholar.

The two topics presented in this workshop where:

  1.  Jewish Law in the Beit Midrash of Hasidism by Dr....
Conferences and Workshop published by Maya Shabbat on Saturday, July 15, 2017

Research Workshop – Warsaw 2017 – Summary

The first workshop of the International Community gathered in Warsaw on February 28th 2017. The workshop was attended by 16 researchers representing the different international research groups (Israel, US, Poland and Romania) as well as Prof. Polanski Anthony joining as a guest researcher.

During...

Conferences and Workshop published by Maya Shabbat on Saturday, July 15, 2017

An International Colloquium on Polish Jewish History as Reflected in Education in Poland and Israel was held on February 25-27 at POLIN Museum in Warsaw. The event was the outcome of a successful collaboration between POLIN, the museum of the history of Polish Jews, and the Jagiallonian University in Krakow as well as the Research Project of Galician and Bukavinian Jewry....

Discussions published by Maya Shabbat on Sunday, May 28, 2017

G&B-Net (Galicia & the Bukovina forum) is a web based platform enabling global academic discussions. Its goal is to stir academic and intellectual discussions on issues related to Galicia and Bukovina in the past and in the present, with the participation of senior researchers and young researchers from the international community. The discussions shall be open for anyone within...

Discussions published by Maya Shabbat on Sunday, May 21, 2017

Dear Colleagues,

Welcome to the G&B-NET, the Galicia and Bukovina forum. We are excited and proud to post the first discussion here. Our goal is to stir academic and intellectual discussions on issues related to Galicia and Bukovina in the past and present, with the participation of senior as well as young researchers from the international community. The discussions shall be...