Sunday, August 11, 2013

The Eleventh International Conference on Jewish Names

The conference organisers - Bar-Ilan University,

The Faculty of Jewish Studies,

The Israel and Golda Koschitzky Department of Jewish History

and The Project for the Study of Jewish Names - invite to the Eleventh International Conference on Jewish Names:

Taking place on Monday, July 29, 2013, at the Mount Scopus campus of the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel;

In conjunction with the Sixteenth World Congress of Jewish Studies.

The Conference Program:

Session 1:  Names in the Bible
Chair:  Dr. Yigal Levin

Session 2:  Names Through the Ages
Chair:  Prof. Aaron Demsky

Session 3:  Names in Jewish Communities
Chair:  Prof. Gershon Bacon

Session 4:  Linguisitics and Society
Chair:  Dr. Tsvi Sadan (Tsugaya Sasaki)

For further information and abstracts please contact Prof. Aaron Demsky.