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

The Legacy of Galician Jewry: Research and Resources - The 70th World Congress of Jewish Studies, Jerusalem 10.8.2017

Conferences and Workshop

On 10 August 2017, The Research Project on Galician and Bukovinian Jewry held a

session at The 70th World Congress of Jewish Studies titled:

The Legacy of Galician Jewry: Research and Resources

Chairperson: Nathan Shifriss

Galia Richler Grebler (H)

Gezel Kressel and the Hebrew Literary Circle of Galician Emigrés. Watch video: from 2:38

Maya Shabbat (H)

Language Conflicts: The 1914 Hebrew Language Committee Elections, between Germany and France. Watch video: from 35:30

Nathan Shifriss (H)

To Join the Fragments: The Documentation Project of Galician-Bukovinian Jewry. Watch video: from 58:30

Haim Cohen (H)

The Development of the Haskalah in Nineteenth-Century Galician Brody: Its Emergence, Character and Significance