Dr. Hanan Harif

Hanan Harif
Research Fellow

Hanan Harif is a lecturer at the Rothberg International School of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. In 2014-2015 he was a fellow at the Katz Center for Advanced Judaic studies at the University of Pennsylvania, and in 2016-2017 at the Tel-Aviv University. He studies the wide range of attitudes held by Jewish intellectuals, scholars, and writers toward the Orient during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, as well as the role and impact of the tendency toward the “East” in Jewish nationalism and modern Jewish identity. His book: Pan-Oriental Zionism: In the Margins of Modern Jewish Nationalism will be published in 2018.