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), Andrea Schatz (KCL), Adam Sutcliffe (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 (m.berkowitz@ucl.ac.uk).

Autumn Term 2018
DateSeminar details
8 October
17:15
Judaism in John Locke and the English Deists
Diego Lucci (American University in Bulgaria)
IHR North American History Room

22 October
17:15
Child Holocaust survivors: records of speaking, memories of silence
Rebecca Clifford (Swansea University)
IHR North American History Room

19 November
17:15
Yiddish exceptionalism: Lynching, race, and racism in Joseph Opatoshu’s American fiction
Marc Caplan (Internationales Forschungzentrum Kulturwissenschaften)
IHR North American History Room

19 November
17:15
Yiddish exceptionalism: Lynching, race, and racism in Joseph Opatoshu’s American fiction
Marc Caplan (Internationales Forschungzentrum Kulturwissenschaften, Vienna)
IHR North American History Room

3 December
17:15
A transitional approach to Britain's new national Holocaust museum and educational centre
Rebecca Pollack (CUNY Graduate Center)
IHR North American History Room

3 December
17:15
A transitional approach to Britain's new national Holocaust museum and educational centre
Rebecca Pollack (CUNY Graduate Center)
IHR North American History Room