Jewish History

Sponsored by Mark Storey and Carey Karmel in memory of David Eisenberg

Venue: North American History Room, 2nd floor, IHR, North block, Senate House

Time: Monday 17.15

Convenors: Michael Berkowitz (UCL), Francois Guesnet (UCL), David Feldman (Birkbeck), Shirli Gilbert (Southampton), Nathan Kurz (Birkbeck College), Andrea Schatz (KCL)

Seminars consist of a 40-50 min presentation, followed by a Question and Answers session. For further details and updates, please contact Michael Berkowitz (

Summer Term 2018
DateSeminar details
23 April
Academic Duty and Communal Obligation Revisited
Geoffrey Alderman (Institute for Historical Research)
IHR North American History Room

21 May
Medicine and Hebrew in the Late Renaissance: a Story of Inclusion or Exclusion?
Magdaléna Jánošíková (Queen Mary)
IHR North American History Room

5 June
When the Elders of Zion Relocated to Eurabia: Conspiratorial Racialisation in Antisemitism and Islamophobia
Reza Zia-Ebrahimi (King's College London)
IHR North American History Room