Taglit-Birthright Israel

SESSION 4 BACKGROUND PAPERS:


Identity and Memory

GOAL: Explore the narratives of identity and memory.

CHAIR: Prof. Dalia Ofer, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

PRESENTERS:

Dr. Mooli Brog,Taglit-Birthright Israel
Turning Land into a Homeland: The Taglit-Birthright Israel Experience as a Rite of Passage

Prof. Nachman Ben-Yehuda,The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Cultural Cores and Identities: Collective Memory, Deviance and Myth
 
Dr. Jackie Feldman,Ben Gurion University
Is Heritage Tourism a Refuge for Worn-Out Myths?

Prof. Barry Schwartz,University of Georgia
Memory, Identity, and the Practices of Commitment

DISCUSSANT:
Prof. Vered Vinitzky-Seroussi,The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

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