GRANTS AND PRIZES, 2014-2015
Prize for an Outstanding Ph.D. Dissertation:
Dr. Diego Rotman (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
"Performance as Cultural Critique: On Dzigan & Shumacher Theater (1927-1980)"
Post-Doctoral Research Grants:
Dr. Chen Bram (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev)
"Intergroup Intimacy and its Limits: Jewish-Muslim Relations in Central Asia, the Caucasus, and Israel"
Dr. Pnina Dolberg (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev)
"Soviet Jews in Israel: A Longitudinal Research on the Cultural Identity of the 1970's Immigrants from the Soviet Union"
Research Grants for Ph.D. Candidates:
Alex Valdman (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev)
"The Making of Russian-Jewish Intelligentsia: Jewish Pupils and Students in Late 19th Century Russia"
"Ethno-national categories of identity in the narratives of mixed origin Jewish Russian speaking youngsters in Israel"
Research Grants for M.A. Candidates:
Inna Gorstein (Bar Ilan University)
"Freedom and Its Price: Michael Yakhilevich, Restricted Self-Expression of a Jewish Artist in the Soviet Union and Israel"
Patrick Monson (The Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
"Jewish Migration to Tartu, 1881-1897"