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“We dreamed of nothing but Enlightenment”

A Discussion on the Upcoming Exhibition on the Philosopher Moses Mendelssohn (In-person, in German)

In 2022, the Jewish Museum Berlin will be dedicating a major exhibition to the philosopher Moses Mendelssohn, who paved the way to the Jewish Enlightenment.

In the lead-up to the exhibition, Daniel Krochmalnik (editor of Mendelssohn’s collected writings, Potsdam), Gesa Ederberg (rabbi, Berlin) and Hannah Lotte Lund (Center for Research on Antisemitism, Berlin) will discuss Moses Mendelssohn’s transience, contemporary relevance, and immortal legacy.

A cooperation with the Mendelssohn-Gesellschaft.

Past event

Map with all buildings that belong to the Jewish Museum Berlin. The W. M. Blumenthal Academy is marked in green

Where

W. M. Blumenthal Academy,
Klaus Mangold Auditorium
Fromet-und-Moses-Mendelssohn-Platz 1, 10969 Berlin (Opposite the Museum)

Oil painting: portrait of Moses Mendelssohn depicted in half profile in a painted oval frame, eyes are directed to the viewers.

Johann Christoph Frisch, Portrait of Moses Mendelssohn, Berlin 1783; Jewish Museum Berlin; accession 2013/355/0, photo: Roman März

Where, when, what?

  • When Tue 23 Nov 2021, 7 pm
  • Where W. M. Blumenthal Academy,
    Klaus Mangold Auditorium

    Fromet-und-Moses-Mendelssohn-Platz 1, 10969 Berlin
    (Opposite the Museum)

    See location on map

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Events accompanying the exhibition: “We dreamed of nothing but Enlightenment” – Moses Mendelssohn (12)