Send your Call or Congress to

The Thirteenth International Conference on Jewish Names - 07/08/2018, Jerusalem (Israel)

FECHA/DATE/DATA: 11-12-13-14-15/04/2018

LUGAR/LOCATION/LUOGO: Bar-Ilan University (Jerusalem, Israel)

ORGANIZADOR/ORGANIZER/ORGANIZZATORE: Professor Aaron Demsky, (Director, Project for the Study of Jewish Names)




The Israel and Golda Koschitzky Department of Jewish History and Contemporary Jewry The Project for the Study of Jewish Names Announce that "What's in a Jewish Name?": The Thirteenth International Conference on Jewish Names Will be held on Monday, August 7, 2017 At the Mount Scopus Campus of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem As part of the 17th World Congress of Jewish Studies 1. Names in the Bible and in Rabbinic Literature (Rabin Building, Room 3001) 09:00-11:00 Chair: Prof. Ed Greenstein, Bar Ilan University Prof. Yoel Elitzur: Sharuhen-Shilhim-šrḥn (Hebrew) Dr. Itzhaq Shai: The Meaning of the Name of Amon son of Manasseh (Hebrew) Prof. Harry Fox: The Authenticity of Infrequently Mentioned Names in Rabbinic Literature (Hebrew) 2. Names in Jewish Communities 1 (Rabin Building, Room 2001) 11:30-13:30 Chair: Prof. Emmanuel Friedheim, Bar Ilan University Dr. Nardo Bonomi Braverman: Nomen Omen. Onomastics as a Source for Understanding the Formation of the Modern Italian Jewish Population and Internal Migrations Prof. Ricardo Muñoz Solla: The Others Renamed: Identity and Anthroponomy in Judeo-Converso Contexts in the 15th Century Ms. Esther Schneidenbach: The Names of the Jews in Ancient Rome 3. Names in Jewish Communities 2 (Rabin Building, Room 3001) 11:30-13:30 Chair: Prof. Ber Kotlerman, Bar Ilan University Dr. Jacob Rosen: A Chronological Survey of Baghdad Jewish Surnames (Hebrew) Dr. Moshe Ovadia: Moroccan Jewish Names: An Historical-onomastic-halakhic Source in Light of R. Yitzhak Hazan's Halakhic Oeuvre (Hebrew) Rabbi Refael Kroizer: The Genre of Name Lists for Divorce Records: Its Creation and Meaning (Hebrew) Lunch break 4. Jewish Names in Poland and Germany (Rabin Building, Room 2001) 15:00-17:00 Chair: Prof. Gershon Bacon, Bar Ilan University Ms. Aleksandra Zurek: The Surnames of Converts from Judaism to Christianity in Warsaw 1826 - 1850 Mr. Witold Wrzosinski: Hebrew Family Names on Tombstone Inscriptions in the Warsaw Jewish Cemetery Mr. Johannes Czakai: Jewish Reactions to the Adoption of Permanent Surnames in German Lands 1787-1849 Dr. Malgorzata Sliz-Marciniec: Changing Names of Jewish Students at the Jagellonian University in Krakow in the Latter Half of the 19th century 5. Modern Personal, Family and Street Names (Rabin Building, Room 3001) 15:00-17:00 Chair: Dr. Tsvi Sadan, Bar Ilan University Mr. Adar Cohen: Transforming “Grin” to “Ben Gurion” and other Zionist leaders’ Hebraized surnames: A Socio-Political Perspective of a Socio-Linguistic Phenomenon (Hebrew) Dr. Shlomit Landman: “I am the only nun in Israel” – Naming Newborns in Several Jewish Communities in Israel as an Expression of Basic Values (Hebrew) Dr. Amer Dahamshe: Hebrew and Arabic in Street Signs in Arab Tarshīḥā (Hebrew) Dr. Dina Roginsky: Heritage Learners: First Names of Jewish-American Students in University Hebrew Classes (Hebrew) 6. Names in Hebrew Literature and Jewish Communities (Rabin Building, Room 3001) 17:30-19:30 Chair: Prof. Aaron Demsky, Bar Ilan University Prof. Haim Be’er: “How do I Choose the Names of my Characters?” (Hebrew) Prof. Moshe Bar Asher: A Community in the Light of its Names and Nicknames (Hebrew) Dr. Erga Heller: Re-naming as an Adaptation Norm in Hebrew Children’s Literature (Hebrew)

categorías / tags / categorie

Fasti Congressuum is licensed under a Creative Commons Reconocimiento-NoComercial-CompartirIgual 4.0 Internacional License
© 2014 by Fasti Congressuum. Proudly created by M. Cristina de la Escosura