History seminars at the IHR

Jewish History

Sponsored in memory of Deana and Jack Eisenberg

Convenors: Professor Michael Berkowitz (UCL), Dr Francois Guesnet (UCL), Professor Ada Rapoport-Albert (UCL), Professor David Cesarani (Royal Holloway), Professor David Feldman (Birkbeck), Dr Shirli Gilbert (Southampton), Dr Andrea Schatz (KCL).

Please note that this is not a 'lecture' format.  Papers will be distributed in advance, via e-mail, in order to be discussed.  If you plan to attend and have not yet received a paper, please contact Professor M Berkowitz (m.berkowitz@ucl.ac.uk).

Venue: Professor Olga Crisp Room 102, 1st floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Monday, 5.15pm

Summer Term 2016
DateSeminar details
18 April Music and politics in London's East End

Vivi Lachs (Royal Holloway)


16 May Bombs over Saida: Nationalism, humanism, and the legacy of the 1982 Israel war in Lebanon

Seth Anziska (UCL)


13 June A frog under the tongue: Folk medicine of the Eastern Ashkenaz

Marek Tuszewicki (Jagiellonian University, Kraków)