Dr. Andre Levy
Born: 1957, Morocco
Academic Qualifications:
    Ph.D. 1996, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    Lecturer 1996 .
Academic Positions:
Department of Sociology - Anthropology - Senior Lecturer

Research Interests:
Diasporas, as well as identity politics and ethnicity in Israel. Examining the conjunctures and meeting points between social and political organization and ethnic identities.
Research Projects:
Conceptualization of ``diasporas``, ``ethnic identitities``, ``peripheriality`` as well as identity politics and ethnicity in Israel. Examining the conjunctures and meeting points between social and political organization and ethnic identities.
Publications:
  • André Levy. Pèlerins-voyageurs en patrie diasporique: les retours des juifs au Maroc Critique international 47(avril-juin): 61-76 (2010)
  • Levy, André. Conditional Homelands and Diasporas: Moroccan Jewish Perspectives Studies in Contemporary Jewry 22: 210-226 (2007)
  • Weingrod, Alex and Levy, André . Paradoxes of Homecoming: The Jews and Their Diasporas Anthropological Quarterly 79(4): 691-716 (2006)
  • André Levy. Notes on Jewish-Muslim Relationships: Revisiting the Vanishing Moroccan Jewish Community. Cultural Anthropology. 18(4): 365-397 (2003)
  • Levy, André. Playing for Control of Distance: Card Games between Jews and Muslims on a Casablancan Beach American Ethnologist 26(3): 632-653 (2000)
  • André Levy. Controlling Space, Essentializing Identities: Jews in Contemporary Casablanca City And Society 1998: 175-199 (1998)
  • Levy, André. To Morocco and Back: Tourism and Pilgrimage among Moroccan-Born Israelis. Grasping Land: Space and Place in Contemporary Israeli Discourse and Experience. E. Ben-Ari and Y. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press.: 25-46 (1997)
  • Bilu, Yoram and André Levy . Nostalgia and Ambivalence: The Reconstruction of Jewish-Muslim Relations in Oulad-Mansour. Modern Sephardi and Middle-Eastern Jewries: History and Culture. H. Goldberg, E., ed. Bloomington, IND.: Indiana University Press.: 288-311 (1997)
Books:
  • Levy, André and Alex Weingrod, Homelands and Diasporas: Holy Lands and Other Places, 262, Stanford University Press , 2005
Book Chapters:
  • André Levy, Oulad Mansour (Lemmata), Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World (EJIW), , , Brill, 2010
  • André Levy and Daniel Schroeter , Casablanca (Lemmata), Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World (EJIW), , , Brill, 2010
  • André Levy, On Matching Unmatchables: Football Games between Jews and Muslims in Casablanca, Jews, Sports and the Rites of Citizenship, J. Kugelmass, 145-158, University of Illinois Press, 2007
  • André Levy , Centre et Diaspora: la communauté juive marocaine à la fin du XX siécle, 2000 ans de diasporas, William Berthomiere, Lisa Anteby et Gabriel Sheffer , 265-286, Presses Universitaires de Rennes, 2005
  • André Levy , Why does Oedipus Complex Work? Malinowski and Freud in Popular Discourse, Sex and Repression in Savage Society, Malinowski, Bronislaw , 160-170, Resling (Hebrew), 2004
  • André Levy, Homecoming to the Diaspora: Nation and State in Visits of Israelis to Morocco, Homecomings: Unsettling Paths of Return, Markowitz, Fran and Anders Stefansson , 92-108, Lexington Press , 2004
  • André Levy , To Morocco and Back: Tourism and Pilgrimage among Moroccan-Born Israelis, Grasping Land: Space and Place in Contemporary Israeli Discourse and Experience, E. Ben-Ari and Y. Bilu, 25-46, State University of New York Press, 1997
  • Bilu, Yoram, and André Levy, Nostalgia and Ambivalence: The Reconstruction of Jewish-Muslim Relations in Oulad-Mansour, Sephardi and Middle-Eastern Jewries: History and Culture, H. E. Goldberg, 288-311, Indiana University Press, 1996
Keywords:Diasporas, theories in anthropology, diasporas, ethnic groups and ethnicity, Moroccan Jews, Ethnicity, Nation-State, Space, Minorities, Israeli Anthropology.
Phones:
  1. Phone: 972-8-6472068
  2. Fax: 972-8-6472932
  3. Mobile: 054-7355116
Email:andre@bgu.ac.il