Das Leo Baeck Institut hält die Geschichte und Kultur des deutschsprachigen Judentums lebendig.
Marianne Rein's Europa
Mascha Kaléko in Greenwich Village
Color on My Mind
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Mittwoch, 19. Mai 2021, 14:00–15:30
Dennis Doyle presents on the Lafargue Clinic and history of mental healthcare in Harlem. He is joined by Martin Summers, fellow historian on Black mental healthcare in the US.
Dienstag, 25. Mai 2021, 13:30–15:00
George Prochnik will join us to discuss the prose and poetry of Heinrich Heine.
Donnerstag, 27. Mai 2021, 16:00–17:30
Author Leah Garrett discusses the incredible World War II saga of the German-Jewish commandos who fought in Britain’s most secretive special-forces unit—but whose story has gone untold until now.
Donnerstag, 3. Juni 2021, 14:00–15:30
As the Shared History Project ends its chapter on the era of Absolutism, scholars discuss how the age's historical developments impacted Jews, and how Jews shaped debates about religion and identity.
Donnerstag, 24. Juni 2021, 14:00–15:15
Alex Ross (The New Yorker ) engages George Prochnik, author of a recent Heinrich Heine biography, in a conversation about the German poet's revolutionary aesthetics and politics.
Dienstag, 29. Juni 2021, 13:30–15:00
Virtual exhibition drawn from the art collection of LBI, this exhibition presents paintings created in exile by German-speaking Jews and other targets of Nazi persecution.
This virtual exhibition explores and documents the experience of the German-Jewish refugees of Washington Heights.
When they met for the first time in California, Gottlieb and Guggenheim already shared a love for German culture, especially for books. As a student in Munich, Ernst Gottlieb had …