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« In Schrift und Wort (…) gegen alle antisemitischen Angriffe auftreten » : Der Kampf gegen den erwachenden Antisemitismus in der Allgemeinen Zeitung des Judentums und den Archives israélites (1879-1900)

[This article is part of the Open Peer Review-Publication series “Nineteenth-Century Anti-Semitism in International Perspective”] von Heidi Knörzer <1> Anlässlich der zehnten Auflage von Theodor Fritschs Antisemiten-Catechismus zu Beginn des Jahres 1891 erklärt der damalige Chefredakteur der Allgemeinen Zeitung des Judenthums Gustav Karpeles, dass es « die Aufgabe der Juden » sei, « in Schrift und Wort offen und ehrlich gegen alle...

The Tiszaeszlár Blood Libel: Image and Propaganda

[This article is part of the Open Peer Review-Publication series “Nineteenth-Century Anti-Semitism in International Perspective”] von Daniel Véri <1> This study aims to reconstruct and analyse the anti-Semitic visual reception history of the Tiszaeszlár blood libel case from the time of the affair (1882–83) up until today. It examines images created in connection with the blood libel together with their...

Blood, Culture, Politics Anti-Semitic Subcultures of the Tiszaeszlár Blood Libel (1882–2015), Abstract by Daniel Véri

Although the Tiszaeszlár blood libel case (1882–83) ended with the acquittal of the defendants, the strong cultural and political impact of the affair on Hungarian society can be ascertained to this day. In this paper I will argue that the current, politically eminent status of Tiszaeszlár for contemporary Hungarian right wing extremists can only be fully understood following a thorough...

« Protesting by the pen and the spoken word » : the struggle against anti-Semitism in the Archives israélites de France and the Allgemeine Zeitung des Judenthums (1870-1900), Abstract by Heidi Knörzer

This paper aims to analyze the combat against anti-Semitism carried out by the Jewish journalists Isidore Cahen, Hippolyte Prague, Ludwig Philippson and Gustav Karpeles in their respective newspapers, that is, the Archives israélites de France (1840-1935) and the Allgemeine Zeitung des Judenthums (1837-1921). While the attitude of certain Jewish intellectuals and institutions has already inspired a number of enquiries, no...