Faculty of Humanities / Romance and Latin American Studies
Prof. Ruth Fine
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Prof. Ruth Fine

Salomon & Victoria Cohen Chair in Contemporary Spanish and Latin American Studies

Research Projects

Date Title
2013- "New Paradigms on Theater Interpretation. Responses in a Society in Multicultural Conflict".BITAE (II). International research Project of the Ministry of Economy and Competivity, Spain
2013-2014 "Die zehn Gebote zwischen frühneuzeitlicher spanischer Heterodoxie und Orthodoxie" ("The Ten Commandments in Early Modern Spanish Orthodoxy and Heterodoxy"). International Cooperation research project of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (Aufbau internationaler Kooperationen) with Prof. Cristoph Strosetzki (University of Munster)
2011-2014 Research Group: "Eros, Family and Society"
Scholion Interdisciplinary Institute for Jewish Studies, Hebrew University
2011-2013 "New Diasporas within Globalization Inter-/Trans-identity - Inter-/Trans-nation"
Co-director with Prof. Dr. Alfonso de Toro
the project is based on the collaboration of the University of Leipzig, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and the Moulay Ismaïl University of Meknes in Morocco.
2010 "Neighbors and Strangers: Moslems, Christians and Jews in the Early Modern Mediterranean". Project sponsored by the Van Leer Institute, Jerusalem.
2010 "Faith in the Literary Work of Jorge Luis Borges" Project sponsored by the Van Leer Institute, Jerusalem.
2007-2011 "The Literature of the 'Conversos' after 1492. A Comprehensive Study of Identities in Conflict in the Literary Arena" , tri-annual project sponsored by The Israel Science Foundation (The Israeli Academy of Sciences).