Memory and Forgetting among Jews from the Arab-Muslim Countries. Contested Narratives of a Shared Past
edited by Emanuela Trevisan Semi, Piera Rossetto
by Sara Cohen Fournier
by Yolande Cohen, Martin Messika
by Emanuela Trevisan Semi
by Aviad Moreno
by Mechtild Gilzmer
by Piera Rossetto
by Aide Esu
by Sophie Wagenhofer
by Dario Miccoli


Portrait of Italian Jewish Life (1800s-1930s)
Travels to the "Holy Land": Perceptions, Representations and Narratives
Israelis and Palestinians Seeking, Building and Representing Peace. A Historical Appraisal
The Making of Antisemitism as a Political Movement. Political History as Cultural History (1879-1914)
Modernity and the Cities of the Jews
Jews in Europe after the Shoah. Studies and Research Perspectives

Call for Papers

The editors of the online open access journal “Quest. Issues in Contemporary Jewish History” invite proposal for articles on any aspect of Jewish history from the XVIIIth century to the present day (see the description of the journal in ) The call is made in view of the publication of a miscellaneous issue, ( “Quest” n. 7), to be published in June 2014. 

The journal adheres to a double-blind reviewing policy in which the identity of both the reviewer and author are always concealed from both parties. Each article in the Focus section is reviewed by  two referees.

Manuscripts proposed for submission must be original and unpublished, and follow the journal’s style guidelines (see ) and should be comprised between 30,000 and 60,000 characters (footnotes and spaces included).
Those interested in submitting proposals should send a 200 word abstract and a one page cv within September 1 2013. Authors whose proposals are accepted should send a completed manuscript within October 15 2013.


Please send proposals to the following  address:

ISSN: 2037-741X

La sezione italiana di Quest sarà online entro breve!


The italian section of Quest will be soon online!


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