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Ms. Tsipi Bibelnik, Secretary of the Amirim Program

Office Hours: Sun. 11:30-14:30, Mon.-Thurs. 10:00-13:00, Humanities 4303

Phone: +972-2-5880031     Fax: +972-2-5881890

Mr. Amit Kestenbaum, Program Advisor

Prof. Gal Ventura


Prof. Gal Ventura is a cultural art historian, and deals mainly with 19th century French art, cultural history and socio-medical aspects of childhood, maternity, breastfeeding, pain, death and sleep. Her latest bookMaternal Breast-Feeding and Its Substitutes in Nineteenth-Century French Art, was published in 2018 by Brill. Her most recent essays have appeared in Studies in the MaternalJournal of Social History; Design and Culture; Design for Health; Visual Resources;Nineteenth-Century Art Worldwide, Social History of Medicine and Journal of Design History.