Awards - a selection

in the arts:

 

Katja Behrens, author, for her autobiographical prose texts

Eva Neymann, film maker, for her documentary "Odessa Straßenkinder"

Caterina Klusemann, film maker, for her work on the film "Ima": the silence surrounding the holocaust experiences in her family and the arguments with her grandmother and mother seen from the perspective of the 'third generation'

Editha Koch, Germanist, for the magazine "Exil" with contribution from forgotten writers and scientists who emigrated between 1933-1945

Mona Yahia, author, for her book about a 20th century Jewish familiy in the Middle East

Efrat Stempler, dancer and choreographer, for a dance production in which each of six people - confined in a space with a bomb - can be either perpetrator or victim

Valentina Pavlova, artist, for her installation "Zeugen der Erinnerung - Kinder als Opfer der NS-Verfolgung"

Deborah Phillips, film maker, for the filme "MOSAIC" about the common architectural tradition in Judaism and Islam, as exemplified by mosques and synagogues in six countries

Viola Roggenkamp, author, for the completion of her novel aobut a Jewish childhood after the war in Germany: "Familienleben"

Elzbieta Sternlicht, pianist, for a CD of unpublished compositions by Fanny Hensel

Sharon Adler, photographer and computer graphic artist, for a new category - religion - in AVIVA-Berlin, an online magazine for women

 

in scholarship:

 

Andrea Dunai, economist and journalist, for her research on "Die Entschädigung der überlebenden ungarischen Juden zwischen 1945 und 1990"

Jael Geis, historian, for her publications: "Übrig sein - Leben ,danach', Juden deutscher Herkunft in der britischen und amerikanischen Zone Deutschlands 1945-1949" and "Die 50er Jahre. Juden in Deutschland"

Susanna Keval, Kultur- und Sozialwissenschaftlerin, for her book project "Zwischen Tradition, Traumatisierung und Kreativität. Gespräche mit jüdischen Frauen in Deutschland aus drei Generationen"

Ulrike Kissmann, physicist and social scientist: to cover printing costs for her dissertation "Kernenergie und deutsche Biographien. Die Gegenwärtigkeit des Nationalsozialismus in biographischen Rekonstruktionen von Kerntechnik-Experten"

Marina Lobanova, music historian, for "Untersuchungen zum Antisemitismus in der russischen Kultur des 20. Jahrhunderts"

Alina Gromova, Cultural Anthropologist, for her dissertation "Young Russian-Speaking Jews in Berlin. Urban Spaces & Practices"

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