Bucerius Institute



Memory, Identity, Text Reading Carefully Preconception and Misconception


Benjamin Stein, Author, Munich 28/12/2010
German Memorial Landscape of the Holocaust and WWII  

Joint International Conference of the Haifa Center for German and European Studies (HCGES) and the Bucerius Institute for Research of Contemporary German History and Society.


10 Years of Bucerius Institute


Sixth Annual Bucerius Lecture.  Gunter Demnig and his project "Stolpersteine" (Stumbling Stones). A WAY TO REMEMBER

Concepts of “Race” in the History of the Humanities   International Conference.
Convenors: Amos Morris-Reich / Dirk Rupnow
The Lodz Ghetto Photographs of Henryk Ross: Jewish Agency in the Holocaust Reconsidered,


Dr. Thomas Weber, University of Aberdeen 13/6/2010
Light, Shadow and Movement: My Life and My Films,
Volker Schlondorff 13/1/2010

The Legal Protection of the state, Offences Against the State,

Germany and Israel: Dialogue or Two Monologues? Ways to Explore the Common Israeli and German History


Prof. Manfred Lahnstein, Former Chairman of the Board of Govenors, University of Haifa and Former Minister of Finance of the Federal Republic of Germany 25/11/2008

What about Liberalism? The Reception of its Ideas and Practices in Israeli Intellectual Discourse,

Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

  Dr. Alex Jacobson, History Department, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Prof. Yoav Peled, Political Science, Tel Aviv University
Prof. Chaim Gans, Faculty of Law, Tel Aviv University
Prof. Daniel Gutwein, History of the Jewish People, Haifa University
Human Rights in Times of Terror - Is the Collective Security the Enemy of Individual Freedom?


Prof. Dr. Jutta Limbach President of the Goethe Institute and former President of the Federal Constitutional Court. 27/11/2006

Fear: Anti-Semitism in Poland After Auschwitz,
Part 1  Part 2

Taking Wrong Seriously,

  Prof. Jan T. Gross, University of Princeton.

Prof. Elazar Barkan , Claremont Graduate University

"Press and Democracy in Germany. The Nazi-era, 'Zero Hour' and Recent Problems in the Era of Globalization",
Part 1  Part 2

Part 3

  Prof. Siegfried Weischenberg, Director of the Institute of Journalism and Communication Studies, Hamburg University.

Commentators: Prof. Moshe Zimmermann, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Mr. David Witzthum, IBA - Israel Television - Channel 1

The Migration Policy in a Re-united Germany
Part 1  Part 2

  Prof. Dr. Rita Suessmuth, Former President of the German Parliament; Member of the Global Commission on International Migration 21/3/2006