UCL lecture series

Series of lectures in partnership with JW3 and UCL


Professor Shirli Gilbert
University College London (UCL)


October 20, 2020 - 7.30 pm


November 24, 2020 - 8.45 pm

This partnership series between JW3 and UCL covers a diverse array of topics in Jewish history, from the Cairo Geniza to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

20 October
Sacha Stern: Hunting for lost fragments of the Cairo Genizah

27 October
Michael Berkowitz: Re-considering ‘the greatest war photographer’, Robert Capa

3 November
Alinda Damsma: A Strange Case of Witchcraft in the Bible

10 November
Francois Guesnet: Community, State, Society – Insights from the Eastern European Jewish Encounter

17 November
Shirli Gilbert: South African Jews and the Israel-Apartheid analogy

24 November
Seth Anziska: Israel and the Palestinian Question in the 21st Century

Lecture Series details:

Date: Tuesdays 20, 27 Oct & 3, 10, 17, 24 Nov 2020 (6 weeks)
Time: 7.30pm-8.45pm
Venue: Zoom (a link will be sent by JW3 before the lecture)