Call for Papers
“Jews of Portugal and the Spanish-Portuguese Jewish Diaspora”
Wednesday-Thursday, 27-28 June 2018: The University of Lisbon
Monday, 2 July 2018: The University of Porto, Portugal
You are invited to attend an International Conference. The following are among the subjects to be discussed:
- Jews and Judaism in art
- Literary and spiritual work
- Identity and ethnic struggles
- International networks and globalization
- Hebrew Law and Canonical Law
- Philosemitism and Antisemitism
Researchers specializing in any of these topics are invited to submit a proposal for a paper, accompanied by a one-page (250 words) abstract and a brief biography.
The Academic Committee will also consider proposals on related topics that are not listed above.
Final date for submission of proposals is Monday, 29 January 2018 (13 Shvat 5778).
Proposals/abstracts should be sent to: Dahan.Center@mail.biu.ac.il
Dahan Center, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat Gan 5290002, ISRAEL
A registration page must also be filled out and sent to the same email. See the link: http://www.centrodehistoria-flul.com/uploads/7/1/7/0/7170743/cfp-portugal_eng.pdf
Papers presented at the Conference will subsequently be published, following academic review, in a volume of conference proceedings.
Papers may be presented at the conference in English, Portuguese, Spanish, or Hebrew.
We look forward to welcoming you among the Conference participants.
Prof. Moises Orfali, Bar-Ilan University
Prof. Claude B. Stuczynski, Bar-Ilan University
Prof. José Alberto Tavim, Centro de História, Faculdade de Letras, Universidade de Lisboa
Prof. Elvira Mea, University of Porto
Prof. Shimon Sharvit, Ashkelon Academic College
Prof. Moshe Amar, Ashkelon Academic College
Dr. Shimon Ohayon, Director of the Dahan Center
Dahan Center, Bar-Ilan University, Israel
Askhelon Academic College, Israel
Centro de História, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Universidade do Porto, Portugal