IJS Events Publication
- A Language in Search of Its Author: The Early Modern Beginnings of Modern Hebrew
- BOOK LAUNCH: Sport and British Jewry, 1890-1970
- Simon Wiesenthal Memorial Lecture - Perpetrators, Collaborators, Resisters, Bystanders: The Shoah in Greater Bulgaria, 1943
- We Are Here: Memories of the Lithuanian Holocaust
- Identity through Difference: Rabbinic Judaism and Christian Narrative
- Fighting a Specter in Times of War: Soviet Jewry and the Heroization of Bogdan Khmelnitsky
- Summer Conference 2013
- Summer Lecture
- Marc Michael Epstein Lecture
- Kenneth Sacks Lecture
- Institute of Jewish Studies Summer Concert
- An Extraordinary Archive: Emanuel Ringelblum and the Warsaw Ghetto
- Jewish Identity and Israeli Foreign Policy
- Sephardim, Holocaust and Diasporic Memory: the Jews from the Island of Rhodes
- Rescue during the Holocaust: Sources and Causes
- David to Nehemiah: new fragments from Kenyon’s Jerusalem
- Book Launch: Ruta's Closet
- The Amazing Adventures of a Hebrew Manuscript from Medieval England
- My Father the Good Nazi: Reflections on an Encounter
- First Films of the Holocaust: Soviet Cinema and the Genocide of the Jews, 1938-1946
Our next event:
Wednesday 4 December 2013
including Chanukah candle-lighting
Simon Wiesenthal Memorial Lecture - Perpetrators, Collaborators, Resisters, Bystanders: The Shoah in Greater Bulgaria, 1943
Publication date: Feb 7, 2013 3:53:07 PM
Start: Mar 4, 2013 8:00:00 PM
Location: G22, Pearson Building, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT
Ed Gaffney is Professor of International Law and Genocide Studies at Valparaiso University in Valparaiso, Indiana (USA).
He served there as Dean for seven years. He is trained in law, history and theology, with advanced degrees from the Gregorian University (Rome), Catholic University of America, and Harvard University.
He co-founded The Journal of Law and Religion and served on its editorial board for over 25 years. He is a regular participant in the Annual Conference of Holocaust Scholars, and has participated as counsel of record on behalf of Holocaust survivors, art historians, and Jewish community organizations in numerous cases in American courts involving claims of restitution of Nazi-looted art.
He is the Producer-Director-Writer of Empty Boxcars, a feature-length documentary film about the Shoah in Bulgaria and the territories it occupied during World War II in Greece and Macedonia (former Republic of Yugoslavia).
7.15pm - Reception (Terrace Restaurant, Wilkins Building, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT).8pm - Lecture begins.
61st Public Lecture Series
Admission: Free (voluntary contributions are welcomed)
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