Alfred Bodenheimer

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Alfred Bodenheimer

Alfred Bodenheimer was born in Basle in 1965. He read German and history, gaining his PhD with a thesis on Else Lasker-Schüler, and went on to study the Talmud in Israel and America. In 2002 he was appointed Profes-sor for Jewish Studies at Basle University. Nagel & Kimche published his debut novel Kains Opfer in 2014, followed by Das Ende vom Lied in 2015.


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The Messiah Isn’t Coming

The Messiah Isn’t Coming

A harmless sabbatical at Basel University soon turns into an obscure murder case. The death of a prominent member of Basel’s Jewish community brings the Rabbi from Zurich face to face with ...

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The End of the Song

The End of the Song

A woman is run over by a train at Zurich-Enge railway station. Rabbi Klein knew her well and his instinct tells him it was neither accident nor suicide. A new case for the erudite, tenacious and ...

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Cain's Victim

Cain's Victim

Rabbi Klein is dismayed to discover that a member of his community has been mur­dered. When the police ask him to translate some of the dead man’s Hebrew emails, Klein embarks on clandestine ...

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"Alfred Bodenheimers Mordgeschichten verhandeln auf kleinem Raum die großen Fragen des Daseins." Claudia Mäder, Neue Zürcher Zeitung, 01.07.15

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Im Nagel & Kimche Verlag ist erschienen:
2014 Kains Opfer. Kriminaloman
2015 Das Ende vom Lied. Ein Fall für Rabbi Klein
2016 Der Messias kommt nicht. Rabbi Kleins dritter Fall
2017 Ihr sollt den Fremden lieben. Rabbi Kleins vierter Fall (ET: 24.07.2017)

Weitere Veröffentlichungen (Auswahl):
2012 Ungebrochen gebrochen. Über jüdische Narrative und Traditionsbildung
2012 "Nicht irgendein anonymer Verein ..." Eine Geschichte der Israelischen Cultusgemeinde Zürich (Hg.)
2012 Haut ab! Die Juden in der Beschneidungsdebatte