Family Papers: A Sephardic Journey Through the Twentieth Century

Zoom

Join the prizewinning Sephardic historian Sarah Abrevaya Stein as discusses her acclaimed book 'Family Papers', which uses the Levys' letters to tell not only their history, but the history of Sephardic Jews in the twentieth century. 

Free
Recurring

Refugees: Then and Now

Zoom

A short course exploring the chequered history of Britain's relationship with refugees, past and present.

£60.00

Ultra-Orthodox Jews and Covid-19

Zoom

During the COVID-19 pandemic, the ultra-orthodox Jewish community attracted media attention for non-compliance with public health mandates, including masking and avoiding large gatherings. More recently, questions have arisen concerning ultra-orthodox Jewish hesitancy to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. This talk will explore the experiences of Hasidic Jews in the New York area during the pandemic, based on in-person research conducted in the summer of 2021. 

Free

Churchill and the Jews: Questions and Controversies

Zoom

Churchill’s relationship with the Jewish people helped to define his own remarkable life and career and his decisions dramatically impacted their fate. Join Lee Pollock of The International Churchill Society as he explores the complex nuances and fascinating story of Churchill and the Jews.

Recurring

Jews in South Africa

Zoom

Jews have shaped the history of South Africa in bold and ambitious ways, and the country has in turn deeply challenged their ideas about what it means to be Jewish. In this 6-part course we will dive into the rich history of Jewish life in South Africa, including Jews’ engagement in wider South African society, their attitudes to racism, and their relationship with Israel. 

£150.00
Recurring

Jews in South Africa

Zoom

Jews have shaped the history of South Africa in bold and ambitious ways, and the country has in turn deeply challenged their ideas about what it means to be Jewish. In this 6-part course we will dive into the rich history of Jewish life in South Africa, including Jews’ engagement in wider South African society, their attitudes to racism, and their relationship with Israel. 

£150.00