Professor Dr. Katrin Kogman-Appel

Professorship for Jewish Studies (Prof. Kogman-Appel)
Professor Dr. Katrin Kogman-Appel

Johannisstraße 1, Room 111
48143 Münster
T: +49-251-8323547

Consultation hours

by appointment:

  • Research Areas

    • Jewish Book Culture in the Middle Ages and the Early Modern Period
  • CV


    PhD - Jewish Art History


    Full Professor, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, History of Art
    Deputy Dean, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, beer Sheva
    Associate Professor, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, History of Art
    Senior Lecturer, tenured, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, History of Art
    Senior Lecturer, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, History of Art
    Assistent Professor, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, History of Art
    Adjunct lecturer, Unviersity of Pittsburgh
    Research Associate, University of Pittsburgh
    Junior lecturer, Hebrew University, Jerusalem
    Research assistant, University of Vienna


    Alexander von Humboldt Professorship - Federal Ministry of Education and Research
    Fellow at the Institute for Advances Studies, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    Bezalel, Mordechai and Nessia Narkiss Prize for Excellence in the Field of Jewish Art - Center of Jewish Art, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    National Jewish Book Award - Honorary Mention
    Premio del Rey Prize for the best book in Spanish History before 1516 (Illuminated Haggadot from Medieval Spain) 2009 - American Historical Association
    Herodotos Fellowship - Institute for Advanced Studies, Princeton NJ

    External functions

    Board member, Excellence Cluster "Religion and Politics"
    Member of editorial board, Jewish Studies Quarterly
    Board member, Mediävistenverband
    Member, Verband der Judaisten Deutschlands
    Member of Scientific Committee, Hochschule für jüdische Studien, Heidelberg
    Member of Scientific Committee, Relígio - Westfälisches Museum für religiöse Kultur, Telgte
    Member, Mediävistenverband
    Member, editorial board, Shofar – An interdisciplinary Journal of Jewish Studies
    Member, editorial board, Open University of Israel Press
    Member, editorial board, Pennsylvania State University Press, book series: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on the Jewish Experience and Culture
    Member, editorial board, E. J. Brill, Encyclopedia of the History of the Jewish Book
    Member of Executive Committee, World Union of Jewish Studies
    Member, Yad Ben Zvi book prize committee
    Israel prize committee, Israel prize
    Member, European Association of Jewish Studies
    Member, editorial board, Ars Judaica
    Chair of Board, Imago – Israeli Association for Visual Culture in the Middle Ages
    Member, Imago – Israeli Association for Visual Culture in the Middle Ages
    Board of Directors, international associates, International Center of Medieval Art
    Member, International Center of Medieval Art
    Member, Association of Jewish Studies
    Member, Medieval Academy of America
    Member, World Union of Jewish Studies
  • Teaching


    • Seminar: Image and Image Prohibition in Medieval Jewish Cultures [099272]
      [ - | DPL 6.126 | Prof. Dr. Katrin Kogman-Appel]
      [ - | DPL 6.126 | Prof. Dr. Katrin Kogman-Appel]
      [ - | DPL 6.126 | Prof. Dr. Katrin Kogman-Appel]
      [ - | DPL 6.126 | Prof. Dr. Katrin Kogman-Appel]
      [ - | DPL 6.126 | Prof. Dr. Katrin Kogman-Appel]
    • Kolloquium: Research Colloquium [099273]
      [ - | | wöchentlich | Mi. | JO 102 | Prof. Dr. Katrin Kogman-Appel]
      [ - | JO 101 | Prof. Dr. Katrin Kogman-Appel]

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  • Publications


    Books (Monographs)
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin, Steinberg Ronit. . Visual Culture in Jewish Societies, [in Hebrew]. Ra'anana: The Open University of Israel. [In Press]
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin. . A Mahzor from Worms: Art and Religion in a Medieval Jewish Community. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press.
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin, Stern, David. . The Washington Haggadah. A Fifteenth-Century Manuscript from the Library of Congress. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press, Belknap.
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin. . Illuminated Haggadot From Medieval Spain: Biblical Imagery and the Passover Holiday. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press.
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin. . Jewish Book Art Between Islam and Christianity: The Decoration of Hebrew Bibles in Spain. Leiden: Brill.
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin. . Die Zweite Nürnberger und die Jehuda Haggada: Jüdische Künstler zwischen Tradition und Fortschritt,. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang.
    Edited Books
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin, Baumgarten Elisheva, Shoham-Steiner, Ephraim, Hollender, Elisabeth (Eds.): . The Visual and the Material. The Perception and Awareness of Artefacts and Imageries in Premodern Jewish Cultures. Turnhout: Brepols. [Accepted]
    • Baumgärtner Ingrid, Ben Arye-Debby Nirit, Kogman-Appel Katrin (Eds.): . Maps and Travel in the Middle Ages and the Early Modern Period: Knowledge, Imagination, and Visual Culture. Berlin: de Gruyter. doi: 10.1515/9783110588774.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin, Maor Haim, Iskin Ruth (Eds.): . Haim shel Omanut: Studies Offered to Haim Finkelstein by Artists, Curators and Art Historians. Jerusalem: Magness Hebrew University Press.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin, Meir Mati (Eds.): . Between Judaism and Christianity: Art Historical Essays in Honor of Elisheva (Elisabeth) Revel-Neher. Leiden: Brill.


    Articles in Journals
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Alexander’s Image in the Jewish Temple: A Medieval Tale of Jewish–non-Jewish Encounter.’ Association of Jewish Studies Review 46: 1–30. [Accepted]
    • Bos Gerrit, Hajek Sandra, Kogman-Appel Katrin, Mensching Guido. . ‘A Glossary of Latin and Italy-Romance Medico-Botanical Terms in Herbew Characters on an Illustrated Manuscript Page (Ms. Oxford, Bodleian Opp. 688, fol. 117v),.’ Aleph 00.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin;. . ‘Jewish Art and Non-Jewish Culture: The Dynamics of Artistic Borrowing in Hebrew Manuscript Illumination.’ Jewish History 15: 187-234.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin;. . ‘The Picture Cycles of the Rylands Haggadah and the so-called Brother Haggadah and their Relation to the Western Tradition of Old Testament Illustration.’ Bulletin of the John Rylands University Library 79/2: 1–20.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin;. . ‘The Sephardic Picture Cycles and the Rabbinic Tradition: Continuity and Innovation in Jewish Iconography.’ Zeitschrift für Kunstgeschichte 60/4: 451–82.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin;. . „Der Exoduszyklus der Sarajevo Haggada: Bemerkungen zur Arbeitsweise spätmittelalterlicher jüdischer Illuminatoren und ihrem Umgang mit Vorlagen.“ Gesta 35, No. 2: 111—27.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin;. . ‘The Iconographic Models of the Sephardic Illuminated Haggadot.’ Pe'amim 50: 29—68.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin;. . „Die alttestamentlichen Szenen im Langhaus von Santa Maria Maggiore und ihr Verhältnis zu jüdischen Vorlagen.“ Kairos 32-33: 27—52.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin;. . „Abraham als dreijähriger Knabe im Feuerofen des Nimrod.“ Kairos 25: 36-40.
    Conference Articles
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . „Hebräische Buchkunst und jüdisches Leben im Mittelalter.“ In Kleine Schriften des Arye Maimon Instituts.
    • Katrin Kogman-Appel. . ‘The Iconography of the Biblical Cycle of the Second Nuremberg and the Yehuda Haggadah: Tradition and Innovation.’ Contributed to the Proceedings of an International Symposium "The Old Testament as Inspiration in Culture", Prague.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘The Second Nuremberg Haggadah and the Yahuda Haggadah: Were They Made by the Same Artist?’ Contributed to the Proceedings of the Eleventh World Congress of Jewish Studirs, Jerusalem.
    Articles in Edited Books
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin. . ‘The Agency of Images: The Temple Vessels in Hebrew Bibles from Roussillon (c. 1300).’ In The Visual and the Material. The Perception and Awareness of Artefacts and Imageries in Premodern Jewish Cultures, edited by Kogman-Appel Katrin, Baumgarten Elisheva, Shoham-Steiner Ephraim, Hollender Elisabeth, 1–30. Turnhout: Brepols. [Accepted]
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Visualizations of Ritual in Medieval Book Culture.’ In Handbook of Jewish Ritual and Practice, edited by Leaman Oliver, 1–20. New York: Routledge. [Accepted]
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Ritual Imagery Gone Wrong: A Fifteenth-Century Siddur in a Christian Workshop.’ In Jewish-Christian Cultural Encounters, edited by Bashir Nabih, Krinis Ehud, Offenberg Sara, Sadik, Shalom, 467–506. Turnhout: Brepols.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘The London Haggadah Revisited.’ In Ashkenazi Jewry, edited by Müller, Jörg, 22. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Calligraphy and Decoration in the Farhi Codex (Sasson collecion MS 368, Mallorca, 1366–83).’ In Sephardic Book Art of the 15th Century, edited by Afonso Luis Urban, Tiago Moita, 13–36. Turnhout: Brepols.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘"And You Shall Tell Your Son on this Day": Visual Didactics in Medieval Haggadot.’ In Prodesse et delectare: Case Studies on Didactic Literature in the European Middle Ages / Fallstudien zur didaktischen Literatur des europäischen Mittelalters, edited by Kössinger Norbert, Wittig Claudia, 138–73. Berlin: de Gruyter.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . „Tataren und Mongolen auf der sogenannten Katalanischen Weltkarte.“ In Vergangenheit Visualisieren, herausgegeben von Worm Andrea, Augustyn Wolfgang, 263–287. Passau: Klinger.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Female Protagonists of Biblical Stories in medieval Jewish Book Art.’ In The Bible and Women: The Jewish Middle Ages, edited by Bakhos Carol, Langer Gerhard, 264–301. Berlin: de Gruyter.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Creating a Visual Repertoire for the Late Medieval Haggadah.’ In Sephardim and Ashkenazim – Jewish-Jewish Encounters in History and Literature, edited by Rauschenbach Sina, Schorr Kerstin, 49–74. Berlin: de Gruyter. doi: 10.1515/9783110695410-003.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Dress Codes in the Synagogue of Dura Europos?’ In Synagogues in the Hellenistic-Roman Period: New Finds – New Theories – New Methods, edited by Doering Lutz, Krause Andrew, 1-30.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Fictive Travel and Map Making in Fourteenth-Century Iberia.’ In Maps and Travel. Knowledge, Imagination and Visual Culture, edited by Kogman-Appel Katrin, Ben-Arye Debby Nirit, Baumgärtner Ingrid, 1-20. Berlin: De Gruyter.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Jewish Book Art and the Art of the Jewish Book.’ In Encyclopedia of Jewish Book Culture, edited by Emile Schrijver, 1-30. Leiden - Boston: Brill. [In Press]
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Ritualizing the Cleaning of the House before Passover in Medieval Ashkenaz: Image and Text in Illuminated Haggadot.’ In Ritual Dynamics in Jewish and Christian Contexts, edited by Kranemann Benedikt, Bergman Claudia, 28-55. Leiden: Brill.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . „Turchia auf der Katalanischen Weltkarte: Politik und Identität in einem Weltbild des 14. Jahrhunderts.“ In Götter und Gemeinschaft. Figurationen der Verhältnisse zwischen Religion und Politik in vormodernen Kulturen, herausgegeben von Arweiler Alexander, Meier-Staubach Christel,, 1-20. Stuttgart: Steiner Verlag. [Submitted]
    • Katrin Kogman-Appel. . ‘Books for Communal Liturgy and Domestic Worship. Structure, Function, and Illustration of the Mahzor and the Haggadah.’ In Liturgische Bücher in der Kulturgeschichte Europas, edited by Neuheuser Hanns-Peter,, 101-137. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Material Culture and Art.’ In Cambridge History of Judaism, vol. 6: The Middle Ages: The Christian World,, edited by Robert Chazan, 860–904. New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . „Künstlerische Ausstattung und Illustration in der jüdischen Buchkultur.“ In Gotische Buchkultur, herausgegeben von Beier Christine, Schwarz Michael, 235–54. Graz: Akademische Druck- und Verlaganstalt.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . „Biblische Inhalte im Bild: unterschiedliche soziale und kulturelle Zielgruppen der jüdischen Buchmalerei.“ In Popularisierung Heiliger Texte und deren normative Grenzen in Judentum, Christentum und Islam, herausgegeben von Heyden Katharina, Manuwald Henrike, 135-168. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘The Geographical Concept of the Catalan mappamundi.’ In Found in Translation, edited by Owen Abigail, Manning Patrick, 1-20. Pittsburgh PA: University of Pittsburgh Press.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . Pictorial Messages in Mediaeval Illuminated Hebrew Books: Some Methodological Considerations.’ In Jewish Manuscript Cultures. New Perspectives, edited by Wandrey Irina, 443–468. Berlin: de Gruyter.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin,. . ‘Jüdische Buchkultur im mittelalterlichen Deutschland.’ In Zu Gast bei Juden. Leben in der mittelalterlichen Stadt, Ausstellungskatalog, edited by Weltecke Dorothea,, 48–59. Konstanz: Stadler.
    • Kogman Appel Katrin. . ‘Designing a Passover Imagery for New Audiences: The Prague Haggadah.’ In Unter Druck. Mitteleuropäische Buchmalerei im 15. Jh., edited by Hamburger Jeffrey, Theisen Maria, 1-20. Petersberg: Imhof.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Une Haggada de Pâques provenant du Midi de la France : Le programme des images dans le manuscrit de Londres MS Add. 14761.’ In Culture religieuse méridionale : les manuscrits et leur contexte artistique – 51e Colloque de Fanjeaux (Cahiers de Fanjeaux 51), edited by Stones Alison, 325-344. Montpellier: Edition Privat.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Eschatology in the Catalan mappamundi.’ In in Jews and Christians in Medieval Europe: the Historiographical Legacy of Bernard Blumenkrantz, edited by Buc Philippe, Keil, Martha, 227-252. Turnhout: Brepols.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘The Role of Hebrew Letters in Making the Divine Visible.’ In Sign and Design. Script as Image in Cross-Cultural Perspective (300–1600 CE), edited by Hamburger Jeffrey; Bedos-Rezak Brigitte, 149–67. Cambridge MA and Washington: Harvard University Press and Dumbarton Oaks.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Joel ben Simeon Looking at the Margins of Society.’ In Intricate Interfaith Networks in the Middle Ages. Quotidian Jewish-Christian Contacts, edited by Shoham-Steiner Ephraim, 287-314. Turnhout: Brepols.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin;. . ‘Medieval and Early Modern Jewish Art.’ In Oxford Bibliographies - Art History, edited by Kaufman DaCosta Thomas; Hourihane Colum, et al., digital. New York: Oxford University Press.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘The Scholarly Interests of a Scribe and Mapmaker in Fourteenth-Century Mallorca: Elisha ben Abraham Bevenisti Cresques.’ In The Hebrew Book in the Western Mediterranean: 13th to 16th Centuries, edited by Del Barco Javier, 148–181. Leiden: Brill.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘The Messianic Sanctuary in Late Fifteenth-Century Sepharad: Isaac de Braga’s Bible and the Reception of Traditional Temple Imagery.’ In Between Jerusalem and Europe. Essays in Honour of Bianca Kühnel, edited by Bartal Renana; Vorholdt Hanna, 233–54. Leiden: Brill.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . „Bild – Text – Kontext: Beispiele aus illuminierten Handschriften des Mittelalters.“ In Zu Bild und Text im jüdisch-christlichen Kontext im Mittelalter, herausgegeben von Stürzebecher Maria; Laubenstein Sarah, 30-47. Erfurt: Erfurter Schriften zur jüdischen Geschichte.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . The Audiences of the Late Medieval Haggadah.’ In Patronage, Production, and Transmission of Texts in Medieval and Early Modern Jewish Cultures, edited by Alfonso Esperanza; Decter, Jonathan, 99–143. Turnhout: Brepols.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . Jewish Manuscript Illumination.’ In Oxford Bibliographies - Medieval Studies, edited by Szarmch Paul E., digital. New York: Oxford University Press.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . „Künstlerische Ausstattung in der religiösen jüdischen Buchkultur des Mittelalters.“ In Kinder Abrahams. Die Bibel in Judentum, Christentum und Islam, herausgegeben von Lange Armin, Palme Bernhard, 31-42. Wien: Vienna Österreichische Nationalbibliothek.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin;. . „Der Leipziger Machsor und die jüdische Gemeinde von Worms.“ In in Die SchUM-Gemeinden Speyer – Worms – Mainz. Auf dem Wege zum Welterbe, herausgegeben von Heberer Pia; Rueter Ursula, 207-220. Regensburg: Schnell & Steiner.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Another Look at the Illustrated Sephardic Haggadot: Communal and Social Aspects of the Passover Holiday.’ In Temps i espais de la Girona Jueva, edited by Planas i Marcé Sílvia, 81-102. Gerona: Patronat Call de Girona.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin;. . „Die Modelle des Exoduszyklus der Goldenen Haggada (London, British Library, Add. 27210).“ In Judentum - Ausblicke und Einsichten. Festgabe für Kurt Schubert zum siebzigsten Geburtstag, herausgegeben von Thoma Clemens; Stemberger Günter; Maier Johann;, 269—300. Frankfurt/Main: Peter Lang.
    Articles in Encyclopedia
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . „Jüdische Buchmalerei.“ In Enzyklopädie jüdischer Geschichte und Kultur, herausgegeben von Graf Philipp, 1-20. Berlin: Walter de Gruyter.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘La iluminación de los libros hebreos en la Iberia bajomedieval/Hebrew Book illumination in Late Medievel Iberia.’ In Biblias de Sefarad/Bibles of Sepharad, edited by -, 87-124. Madrid: Biblioteca Nacional de España.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Jewish Art III, Wall Paintings and Mosaics.’ In The Dictiornary of Art, edited by Turner Jane, 1-20. London: McMillan.
    Articles in Newspapers or non-scientific Media
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin. . ‘The Amsterdam Mahzor: An Introduction.’ Ausstellungskatalog: MiQua Köln 2019: 1-10.


    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . „Review of Mordechai Cohen, The Rule of Peshat. Jewish Constructions of the Plain Sense of Scripture and Their Christian and Muslim Contexts, 900–1270.Das Mittelalter 2022: 1–2. [Accepted]
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . „Review of Micha Perry, Eldad’s Travels: A Journey from the Lost Tribes to the Present.“ Das Mittelalter 2022. [Accepted]
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin. . ‘Review of David Stern, Jewish Literary Cultures, vol. 2, University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2020.’ Speculum 2021: 2.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . „Review of Madeline H. Caviness and Charles G. Nelson, Women and Jews in the Sachsenspiegel Picture-Books.“ Das Mittelalter 2021: 1–2. [Accepted]
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin. . „Catherine Hezser, Bild und Kontext. Jüdische und christliche Ikonographie der Spätantike (Mohr Siebeck, 2018).“ Theologische Literaturzeitung 2020: 1-2.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . „Review of Susanne Härtel, Jüdische Friedhöfe im mittelalterlichen Reich, (Berlin: De Gruyter, 2017).“ Das Mittelalter 2020: 1–2.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Online review for The Medieval Review (Medieval Institute, Kalamazoo): Milvia Bollati, Flora Cassen and Marc Epstein, The Lombard Haggadah.’ The Medieval Review 2020: 1–2.
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin. . ‘Herbert R. Broderick, Moses the Egyptian in the Illustrated Old English Hexateuch (London, British Library Cotton MS Claudius B. IV) (University of Notre Dame Press, 2017).’ The Medieval Review (Medieval Institute, Kalamazoo) 2019.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Review of The Sarajevo Haggadah – History and Art, ed. by Mirsad Sijarić. Facsimile edition with a commentary volume by Shalom Sabar (Sarajevo: The National Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina, 2018).’ Images 2019: 1-3.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin,. . ‘Review of Bobichon, Philippe, Controverse judéo-chrétienne en Ashkenaz (Xiiie siècle). Florilèges polémiques: hébreu, latin, ancien français – Paris, BnF, Hébreu 712, fol. 56v–57v et 66v–68v. Édition, traduction, commentaires (Brepols and École Pratique des Hautes Études, 2016).’ Bulletin codicologique 2018: 1-3.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin,. . ‘Review of Ciucu, Cristina, Hébreu 763–777. Manuscrits de Kabbala (Vol. 6: Bibliothèque national de France), Brepols 2014).’ Bulletin codicologique : 1-5.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin,. . ‘Online review of Stern, David, The Jewish Bible. A Material History (Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 2017).’ The Medieval Review 2018: 1-4.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin,. . ‘Review of Skies of Parchment – Seas of Ink. Jewish Illuminated Manuscripts, ed. Marc M. Epstein, Princeton University Press.’ Judaica .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Review of Zirlin, Yael, Au-delà du visible: relations entre juifs et chrétiens dissimulées dans des manuscrits hébreux enluminés (Bibliologia 39, Brepols 2015).’ Bulletin codicologique .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Review of Marc M. Epstein, The Medievel Haggadah. Art, Narrative, and Religious Imagination.’ Ars Judaica 2010.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Review of Jackson, Deirde Marvellous to Behold. Miracles in Medievel Manuscripts.’ The Catholic Historical Review 2007.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Review of Weiss, Zeev, The Sepphoris Synagogue. Deciphering an Ancient Message through Its Archeological and Socio-Historical Contexts.’ Studies in Iconography 2005, No. 27: 201-204.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . „Review of Suckale, Robert, Das mittelalterliche Bild als Zeitzeuge. Sechs Studien.“ Mediävistik 2002, No. 19.
    • Kogman-Appel. . ‘Online review for "The Medieval Review (Medieval Institute, Kalamazoo): "Martin, Therese and Harris, Julie (ed.), Church, State, Vellum, and Stone. Essays on Medieval Spain in Honor of John Williams, Leiden, E. J. Brill.’.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Review of John D. Martin, The Representations of Jews in Late Medieval and Early Modern German Literature.’ Mediävistik 2004, No. 18: 362-366.
    • Kogman.Appel Katrin. . ‘Review of Pamela Patton, Pictorial Narrative in the Romanesque Cloister. Cloister Imagery and Religious Life in Medievel Spain.’ Mediävistik , No. 19.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Online review for "The medieval Review (Medieval Institute, Kalamazoo)": Debra Higgs Strickland: Saracens, Demons, and Jews. Making Monsters in Medieval Art, Princeton University Press.’.
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin. . ‘Online review for "The Medieval Review (Medieval Institute, Kalamazoo)": Mary Coker Joslin and Carolyn Coker Joslin Watson, The Egerton Genesis, London: The British Library, Toronto and Buffalo: University of Toronto Press.’.

    Other Publications (technical specifications, informal publications)

  • Talks

    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin (): ‘Hebrew Book Art c. 1300: Cultural Entanglements in TUdela and Perpignan’. Pluriversality at Play: Art and Material Culture in the Thirteenth-Century Mediterranean, Edinburgh, .

    • Katrin Kogman-Appel (): „Jewish Liturgy and Book Art in the Rhineland: The Amsterdam Mahzor“. Ringvorlesung: Jüdisches Leben in Köln, Köln, .
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin (): „Othering in Medieval Jewish Art“. RIngvorlesung, Universität Bern, .
    • Katrin Kogman Appel (): ‘World Politics from a Jewish Perspective: The Catalan World Map (Majorca, 1375)’. Research colloquium, Cambridge, MA, Harvard University, .
    • Katrin Kogman-Appel (): „The London Haggadah Revisited“. “Go forth and learn”: The Artist Joel ben Simeon and a Newly Discovered Hebrew Manuscript, New York, .
    • Katrin Kogman-Appel (): „World Politics from a Jewish Perspective: The Catalan World Map (Majorca, 1375)“. Ringvorlesung: Das Eigene und das Fremde im Mittelalter, Universität Greifswald, .

    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin (): ‘Art and Prayer in the Amsterdam Mahzor’. Ein Schatz kehrt heim, Köln, .
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin (): ‘Text or Book: A Material Approach to the Medieval Passover Haggadah’. International Congress of Medieval Studies, Leeds, UK, .
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin (): „The Illustrated Haggadah as Didactic Artefact“. Kolloquium - , Technische Universität Braunschweig, .
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin (): ‘The Temple Vessels Revisited in a Gray Zone of Multidisciplinarity’. Internationale Tagung: 1819–2019: Wissenschaft des Judentums – Wissenschaft in a Grey Area, Heidelberg, .

    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin (): ‘A Jewish Look on World Politics: The Catalan Mappamundi (1375)’. Öffentlicher Vortag, London, .
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin (): ‘Ritual and History: The Illustrated Ashkenazi Haggaddah as Didactic Tool’. Kolloquiumsvortrag, Prag, .
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin (): ‘Die Herrscherporträts auf der Katalanischen Weltkarte’. Öffentlicher Vortrag, Prag, .
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin (): „The Illustrated haggadah as a Didactic Artifact“. Öffentlicher Vortrag, Berlin, .
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin (): ‘Peter IV of Aragon and Elisha ben Abraham Cresques, 'Master of mappaemundi'’. Art Patronage and Jewish Culture, Ramat Gan, Israel, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘Jewish-Christian interactions in the production of illuminated manuscripts: a fifteenth-century prayer book from Ulm’. Jewish Life in the Medieval Christian and Muslim Worlds, South Bend, IN, US, .

    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): „“. Öffentlicher Vortrag, Erfurt, Alte Synagoge, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘An (illustrated?) Siddur from Ulm on its Way to Italy (1450–1453)’. International Congress of the World Union of Jewish Studies, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘Elisha ben Abraham Cresques: Scribe, Illuminator, and Mapmaker in Fourteenth-Century Majorca’. International Conference at the Medieval Institute, Leed, UK, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘A Dress Code in the Murals at the Synagogue at Dura Europos?’ Internationale Tagung: Synagogues in the Hellenistic-Roman Period: New Finds – New Theories – New Methods, WWU, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): „“. Ringvorlesung, Erlangen, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): „“. Ringvorlesung, Universität Hamburg, Institut für jüdische Philosophie, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘Illuminating a Mahzor in Fourteenth-Century Worms [in Hebrew]’. Internationale Tagung: The Sefer Hassidim, Jerusalem, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘The Manuscript/Print Age in Jewish Book History: The Different Audiences of the Illustrated Passover Haggadah’. Kolloquium, Oxford, .

    • KOgman Appel Katrin (): ‘Revisiting the Midrash in Jewish Art’. international workshop " Ashkenaz at the Crossroads of Cultural Transfer II: How to Deal with Tradition and Identity", Goethe Universität, Frankfurt/Main, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘Creating a Visual Repertoire for the Late Medieval Haggadah’. international workshop “Sephardim and Ashkenazim – Jewish-Jewish Encounters in History and Literature”, Potsdam, .
    • Kogman Appel Katrin (): „“. Workshop: Describing and explaining ritual changes, Universität Erfurt, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘The Diagrammatic Functions of Temple Images in Medieval Hebrew Bibles’. International workshop “The Visualization of Knowledge”, Jerusalem, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): „“. Kolloquium, Heidelberg, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘Dress Codes in the Murals of the Dura Europos Synagogue’. Workshop “The Self and the Other in late Antiquity”, University of Haifa, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): „The Mongol Rulers and the Eschatological King in the Catalan mappamundi“. Kolloqium, Trier, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): „The Mongol Ruler on the Catalan mappamundi“. Vergangenheit Visualisieren - Visualising the Past, internationale tagung, , München, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘Changes in the Visual Language of Haggadah Imagery on its Way to the Printing Press’. Unter Druck: Illuminierte Handschriften und Inkunablen im Zeitalter Gutenbergs, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Wien, .

    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘The Geographical Concept of the Catalan mappamundi’. Found in Translation, University of Pittsburgh, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): „“. Popularisierung Heiliger Texte und deren normative Grenzen in Judentum, Christentum und Islam, Universität Bern, Junge Akademie Berlin, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): „“. Encyclopedia of Jewish Book Culture – Redefining a Field, Universituat Zürich, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘Une haggada de Pâques provenant du midi: La programme des images dans Londres, BL 14761’. La culture religieuse méridionale: Les manuscrits et leur context artisitique, Fanjeaux, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘The Social and Cultural Contexts of the Sefardi Illuminated Haggadot’. Haggadot. The Jewish Bloom of Gothic Bareclona, Museu d’Historia de Barcelona, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘Calligraphy and Decoration in the Farhi Bible (Mallorca, 1366–1383)’. Sephardic Book Art of the Fifteenth Century, University of Lisbon, .

    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘The Female Presence in Mourning Customs as Represented in Medieval Jewish Book Art’. The Bible and Women: Jewish Middle Ages, Universität Wien, Institut für Judaistik, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): „Social and Cultural Contexts of the Medieval Illuminated Hebrew Book“. Research on Hebrew Manuscript Culture: Status quaestionis, Universität Hamburg, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): „“. Kolloquium, Universität Graz, .

    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): „The Farhi Bible as a Pilgrimage ‘Guide Book’“. Par chemin. Wege durch das illuminierte Buch, Freie Universität, Berlin, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Calligraphy in the Carpet Pages of the Farhi Bible’. Text-Image Relationship and Visual Elements in written Hebrew Sources from the Middle Ages to the Early Modern Period, Heidelberg, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): „Christianity as Depicted in the Catalan mappamundi“. International conference in the Memory of Bernhard Blumenkrantz, Vienna, Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften, .

    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Jewish Images and their Christian Context: Insights from a Medieval Mahzor from Worms’. Kolloquiumvortrag, Bronxville, NY, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘The Representation of the Divine in Initial Panels of Hebrew Illuminated Manuscripts’. Sign and Design: Script as Image in a Cross-Cultural Perspective (300-1600 CE), Washington DC, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): „“. Bild und Text im Judentum, Erfurt, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Popularizing Books in a Manuscript Culture: The Visual Language of the Late Medieval Haggadah’. Öffentlicher Vortrag, Chicago, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Cresques Abraham Reconsidered: Book Production and Map Making in Late Medieval Mallorca’. The Hebrew Book in the Western Mediterranean: 13th to 16th Centuries, Madrid, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Polemical Motifs in the Catalan Atlas of 1375’. Religious Criticism and the Growth of Knowledge: The Brighter Side of Inter-Religious Debates in Medieval Europe, Genf, .

    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): „“. Aktuelle Forschungsergebnisse zur materiellen und geistigen Kultur der SchUM-Gemeinden, Mainz, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘Joel ben Simeon: Scribe, Artist, and Agent of Cultural Exchange’. Kolloquiumsbeitrag, Toronto CA, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘Art and Ritual in the Late Medieval Jewish Community of Worms: the Leizpig Mahzor’. Kolloquiumsbeitrag, Cambridge MA, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin (): ‘The Illustrations of the Washington Haggadah’. Buchvorstellung: "The Washington Haggadah" Harvard University Press 2011, Washington DC, .

    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Women with Books in Jewish Art: Female Education and (Il)literacy from Cairo to Worms’. Annual Meeting of The Delaware Valley Medieval Association, Princeton, NJ, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘The Messianic Temple Imagined in Late Fifteenth-Century Sepharad: A New Look at Isaac de Braga’s Illuminated Bible’. International Workshop: Visual Constructs of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Cultural Exchange in Jewish Art’. Jewish and Christian Relations in the Middle Ages, New Haven, CT, .
    • Kogman-Appek Katrin; (): ‘The Illuminated Manuscript in Medieval Jewish Society – The Current State of Research’. International Conference: Patronage and the Sacred Book in the Medieval Mediterranean, Waltham, MA, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘The Owners of the Medieval Haggadot’. International Conference: Reassessing the Roles of Women as Makers of Medieval Art and Architecture, Madrid, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Between the Italian Renaissance and Southern German Book Art: Joel ben Simeon and Cultural Exchange in the Fifteenth Century’. International Workshop: Intricate Interfaith Networks: The Variety of Jewish-Christian Contacts in the Middle Ages, Budapest, .

    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Coping with Christian Art in the Jewish Community of Worms: Examples from an Early 14th Century Hebrew Prayer Book’. Kolloquium, Glasgow, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Sephardic Ideas in Ashkenaz: Visualizing the Temple in Medieval Regensburg’. International Conference, Imaging Jerusalem, Oxford, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Another Look at the Illustrated Sephardic Haggadot: Communal and Social Aspects of the Passover Holiday’. International Conference, The Jewish Community of Gerona, Gerona, Spanien, .

    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Christianity, Idolatry, and the Question of Hebrew Figural Painting in the Middle Ages’. Kolloquium, Philadelphia, PA, .
    • Kogman-Appel, Katrin (): ‘Jewish Art and Cultural Exchange: Theoretical Perspectives’. Departmental Seminar, Dallas, TX, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Christianity, Idolatry, and the Question of Hebrew Figural Painting in the Middle Ages’. Departmental Guest Lecture, Dallas, TX, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘The Medieval Ashkenazi Mahzor in the Service of the Community: The Case of the Leipzig Mahzor’. International workshop, The Jewish Presence in Art, Ramat Gan, Israel, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Visual Perceptions of the Temple in Ashkenaz and Sepharad: Diverse Imagery or Cultural Differences?’ International Conference, Science and Philosophy in Ashkenazi Culture, Jerusalem, .

    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘’. Symposium in Memory of Kurt Schubert, Wien, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘The History of the Talit as Ritual Attire’. Workshop on Medieval History: Text and Context, Zikhron Ya'akov, Israel, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Cultural Interactions in Medieval Europe: Methodological Considerations from the Art Historian’s Point of View’. Kolloquium, Jerusalem, Hebrew University, .
    • Kogman-Appel Katrin; (): ‘Illuminated Passover Haggadot from Medieval Spain’. International Research Workshop: The Judeo-Spanish Proverb from Northern Morocco (Haketia), Beer Sheva, Israel, .