Sagi Schaefer

Assistant Professor of Modern European History

Tel-Aviv University

Sagi Schaefer is Assistant Professor of Modern European History at Tel-Aviv University. His publications include States of Division: Border and Boundary Construction in Cold War Rural Germany (Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2014); “Re-Creation: Iron Curtain Tourism and the Production of ‘East’ and ‘West’ in Cold War Germany,” Tel Aviv Yearbook for German History 40 (2012), 116-131; “Hidden Behind the Wall: West-German State-Building and the Division of Germany,” Central European History 43:3 (2011), 506-535; and “Border-Land: Property Rights, Kinship and the Emergence of the inter-German Border in the Eichsfeld,” in Praktiken der Differenz: Diasporakulturen in der Zeitgeschichte, Miriam Rürup ed., 197-214 (Göttingen: Wallstein, 2009) (in English).