Anna Band

Research Interests

Modern Jewish history (social, cultural, and intellectual); German-Jewish history; Modern Hebrew, Yiddish, and German-Jewish émigré literature; history of housing, space, and place; Jewish migration and urbanization; Jewish memoir and memory; gender and Jewish history

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Benny Bar-Lavi

Research Interests

Intellectual history; political theology and political philosophy in early modern Europe; longue durée history of ideas; the reception of Machiavelli and Spinoza; Jewish-Christian intellectual relations in early modern Europe; early modern Spain; conversos; the Western Sephardi Diaspora

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Ilana Miller

Research Interests

Nineteenth- and twentieth-century Jewish history; twentieth-century Europe; Central and East European history; Jewish-Gentile relations; the Cold War; censorship; culture and political change, media; literary, visual, and cinema studies; transnationalism and cultural exchange

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Alexandra Montero Peters

Research Interests

Medieval Iberia and the Near East; Muslims, Jews, and Christians in medieval Spain; literary and cultural exchange across the Mediterranean; codicology and translation enterprises

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Tali Winkler

Research Interests

Early modern Jewish history; history of the book; history of reading; marginalia; Hebrew and Yiddish book trade; material culture; circulation of books as material objects

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