Conference in memoriam of Bert Cohn: Civilizations of Knowledge – Critical Reflections

The Minerva Humanities Center and the Cohn Institute for the History and Philosophy of Science invite you a special conference in memoriam of Bert Cohn: Civilizations of Knowledge – Critical Perspectives. The conference will take place on June 11th-12th 2018, at Tel Aviv University. For further information see the conference program

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The 15th Lexical Conference

The Political Lexicon group at the Minerva Humanities Center is delighted to invite you to the 15th Lexical Conference for critical political thought. The conference will be held (in Hebrew) on Monday, May 14th 2018, in room 458 in Gilman building, Tel Aviv University. The program is available in pdf format here

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Photolexic Vol. 2 – Publication and inauguration event

The Political Lexicon and the Photolexic groups at the Minerva Humanities Center are delighted to announce the publication of the 12th volume of Mafte’akh – Lexical Review of Political Thought, which is also the 2nd Photolexic volume (in Hebrew). The volume, comprising eight lexical entries dealing with various aesthetic and political aspects of photography, was

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Lexical Workshop — Political Concepts of Protest: Knowledge, Action and Technologies

The Minerva Humanities Center at Tel Aviv University, and the Van-Leer Institute in Jerusalem are delighted to invite you to the annual lexical workshop which will focus this year on political concepts of protest. The Workshop will be held in Hebrew, and will take place on Wednesday, May 2nd 2018, in the Van Leer Institute

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Book Review Event: Science among the Ottomans: The cultural creation and exchange of knowledge, by Miri Shefer-Mossensohn

The Minerva Humanities Center is delighted to invite you to a symposium on researching scientific activity in the Ottoman world, focusing on Prof. Miri Shefer-Mossensohn’s book: Science among the Ottomans: The cultural creation and exchange of knowledge. The event will take place on Tuesday, April 10th 2018, 18:15 – 20:00, room 449, Gilman Building, Tel Aviv

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Call for Proposals: Lexical Workshop – Political concepts of Protest – Knowledge, Action and Technologies

The Political Lexicon group at the Minerva Humanities Center at Tel Aviv University, and the “Science, Technology and Civilization” program at the Van-Leer Institute in Jerusalem invite scholars and research students to propose talks for a lexical workshop which will focus on political concepts of protest. The Workshop will take place on May 1-2, 2018

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Symposium: The Partition that was not – 70 years to the UN Partition Plan (Resolution 181)

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Course — The one and the Other. The Psychoanalytic Act. by Susanna Huller, 2017-2018

Course meetings will be held in Hebrew, on Sundays at 18:15: 5.11.17, 10.12.17, 7.1.18, 18.2.18, 18.3.18, 22.4.18, 6.5.18, 10.6.18. Lacan’s 1967-68 seminar, “The Psychoanalytic Act” will guide the course.

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