Visual Anti-Semitism in Central Europe

Visual Anti-Semitism in Central Europe / Visual Anti-Semitism in Central Europe

Place Prague, Institute of Art History, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Husova 4, CZECH REPUBLIC
Organizer Institute of Art History, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
More info http://www.udu.cas.cz

Visual Anti-Semitism in Central Europe
International conference
Prague / Academic Conference Centre / 17 / 10 / 2019

Programme

10.00 – 11.15
Opening
Jan Dienstbier (Institute of Art History of the CAS, Prague), Metamorphoses of Judensau
Daniel Véri (Ferenczy Museum Center, Szentendre), Blood Libel and Its Images. Cults in the Making

11.30 – 13.30
Uffa Jensen (Technical University of Berlin), How Could Images about Jews Be Funny? Anti-semitic Postcards in the Early 20th Century
Michal Frankl (Masaryk Institute and Archives of the CAS, Prague), Jews Out of Place? Place and Space in Czech Anti-semitic Caricatures
Ljiljana Dobrovšak (Institute of Social Sciences Ivo Pilar, Zagreb), Image of the Jews in the Croatian Satirical Journals from the End of the 19th Century
Oleg Surovtsev (Yuri Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University, Chernivtsi), Visual Anti-Semitism in the History of „Tolerant“ Bukovina. Myths and Reality

13.45 – 15.15
Eva Janáčová (Institute of Art History of the CAS, Prague), Gruss aus Marrienbad. Czech Spa Anti-Semitism
Julia Secklehner (Masaryk University, Brno), Simple Entertainment? Anti-Semitism in Humorous Magazines, 1918–1938
Jakub Hauser (Museum of Czech Literature, Prague), Visualising Jews in the Production of J. R. Vilímek Publishing House, 1918–1941

15.30 – 17.30
Petr Karlíček (Archive of the City of Ústí nad Labem), Protižidovské karikatury v českých, slovenských a českoněmeckých periodicích, 1938–1945 (Czech)
Daniel Uziel (Yad Vashem, Jerusalem / Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva), Polish Jews in the Visual Reporting of the Propaganda Companies
Blanka Soukupová (Charles University, Prague), Antisemitismus v českých zemích a jeho vizualizace po druhé světové válce. Protižidovská zášť mezi „tradicí“ a diktátem sovětského impéria (Czech)
Iwona Kurz (University of Warsaw), Mobile Images. Jews, Refugees and Long Life of Holocaust Cliches

17.45 – 19.00
Zbyněk Tarant (West Bohemian University, Pilsen), Fringe, Yet Alive and Kicking. Contemporary Visual Anti-Semitism in the Czech Republic
Tajana Gerbocová (Slovak National Archive, Bratislava), Postoj spoločnosti ku antisemitizmu na Slovensku po páde komunizmu, 1987–1996 (Slovak)

Organizer: Eva Janáčová, Institute of Art History of the Czech Academy of Sciences
Contact: janacova@udu.cas.cz
The present conference is the result of research undertaken as part of the project The Image of the Enemy. Visual Manifestations of Anti-Semitism in the Czech Lands from the Middle Ages to the Present Day, No. DG18P02OVV039 supported by the “NAKI II” program of the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic (2018–2021).