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Spring 2014 Public Lectures

Tuesday January 21st
Joanna Michlic, Bristol University
Bringing the Dark to Light - Memory of the Holocaust in
Postcommunist Europe

Lecture 6pm, Institute of Archaeology lecture theatre, 31-34 Gordon Square

Published: Mar 25, 2014 4:03:00 PM

Chanukah candle-lighting

The IJS is pleased to announce a last night of Chanukah candle-lighting on Wednesday December 4th.

Published: Dec 4, 2013 11:15:14 AM

Change of Venue November 11th

Please note the change of venue for our lecture 'David to Nehemiah: new fragments from Kenyon's Jerusalem'.

Please note this event will take place at 6pm in Lecture Theatre G6, Ground Floor, Institute of Archaeology, University College London, 31-34 Gordon Square, London WC1H OPY, 

Refreshments will be available after the lecture.


Published: Nov 7, 2013 7:23:07 PM

Lecture Change 17 October 2013

This is to let you know that Piet van Boxel is unable to give his lecture: More...

Published: Oct 10, 2013 7:09:04 PM

Autumn 2013 Public Lectures

Wednesday October 2nd
Eleonora Bergman, Jewish Historical Institute, Warsaw
An Extraordinary Archive: Emanuel Ringelblum and the Warsaw Ghetto
Lecture 7 pm, Lecture Theatre 2, Cruciform Building More...

Published: Sep 9, 2013 6:36:12 PM

IJS Events

Victorian Jewish Women

Jewish Women Writers in Victorian England

Nadia Valman studied English at the Universities of Cambridge and Leeds and worked operating the autocue for BBC News before completing her doctorate at Queen Mary. Her research focused on literature and the campaign for Jewish civil rights in Britain in the nineteenth century. This topic led her to discover a number of unknown Victorian Jewish and Christian women writers, and to her first monograph on the figure of the Jewess in nineteenth-century literature. She taught at the University of Southampton for 10 years before returning to Queen Mary in 2007.  More...

Starts: Apr 24, 2014 6:00:00 PM

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