In the News


July 21, 2016 -
Post-Doctoral Fellow Elad Popovich writes on the Turkish-Israeli reconciliation agreement.
The National Interest
Article - Israel & The Middle East, Politics & International Relations
July 13, 2016 -
Ya’ara Moses, a celebrated former dancer with Israel’s world-renowned Batsheva Dance Company and the Batsheva Ensemble and a co-founder of Israel’s Maria Kong Dance Company, will be a visiting lecturer at Connecticut College in the fall.
The Bulletin
Article - Arts & Culture
July 12, 2016 -
Ella Ben-Aharon, a celebrated Israeli choreographer whose cutting-edge works have been performed around the world, will be an Israel Institute Artist-in-Residence at Kennesaw State University this fall.
Marietta Daily Journal
Article - Arts & Culture
July 5, 2016 -
A new book by Israel Institute research grant recipient Orit Rozin focuses on the construction and negotiation of citizenship in Israel during the state's first decade.
Brandeis University Press
Publication - Israel & The Middle East
June 1, 2016 -
This new paper, co-authored by Ronit Levine-Schnur and based on research supported by an Israel Institute grant, empirically test the fiscal-illusion hypothesis in the takings context in Israel.
The Journal of Legal Studies
Journal Article - Society, Economy, & Law
May 12, 2016 -
From an environmental standpoint, Israel and Los Angeles have a lot in common. Both have dense, urban areas and a dry, Mediterranean climate. And both face serious challenges when it comes to air pollution and water resources.
The Institute of the Environment and Sustainability - UCLA
Interview - Israel & The Middle East
April 13, 2016 -
Idan Cohen, a former Israel Institute Artist-in-Residence at Amherst College, was invited back to campus this spring to teach two dance class. In this video, he offers a sneak peek into his dance opera I Capuleti e i Montecci (The Capulets and the Montagues), premiering at Amherst College on April 21, 2016.
Amherst College
Video - Arts & Culture
April 5, 2016 -
Margalit Shilo, a recipient of an Israel Institute research grant, compares the Zionist suffrage struggle to contemporaneous struggles across the globe, and connects this nearly forgotten episode, absent from Israeli historiography, with the present situation of Israeli women.
Brandeis University Press
Publication - Gender & Women's Studies, Israel & The Middle East