Ph. Ygal Bin-Nun ©Alex Zeiltlin
Topic of his lecture at the Night of philosophy 2021:
אזרחות בין אתניות, דת ולאום
With Joseph Agassi
Attained his BA and Master in History and in French Literature at Tel Aviv University, and his PhD at Paris VIII University with a thesis on “The secret Relations Between Morocco and Israel 1955-1967 and the Clandestine Emigration”. His second PhD thesis from the École Pratique des Hautes Études, Section Epigraphy deals with “The Historiography of the Texts Describing the Emergence of the Kingdom of Israel, The Stories of their Ancestral Traditions and Their Changes in Judah”.
He was a lecturer at Paris VIII University and his numerous publications pertain to the History of Independent Morocco and the Historiography of Biblical Texts. He published the book “Psychosis or an Ability to Foresee the Future? The contribution of the World Jewish Organizations to the Establishment of Rights for Jews in Independent Morocco, 1956-1961”, REEH Paris, 2004. His new book is in Resling Editions “A Brief History of Yahweh”, Tel Aviv 2017