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"...And Thereafter: the impact of World War One on the Jews and their Europe"

10:00 am, 11 September 2014

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Thursday September 11th 2014

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A one-day symposium with leading academics speaking about the aftermath of the First World War and its effect on European Jewish communities.

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Organised by the Jewish Historical Society of England and the Institute of Jewish Studies, UCL

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Programme:

10.25am: Welcome by the President of the Jewish Historical Society of England

10.30am: Sarah Panter (University of Mainz):

The Impact of the Great War on Jewish Soldiers in Europe and the USA

11.15am: coffee

11.45am: Todd Endelman (University of Michigan):

The Legacy of Military Service in the Palestine Campaign: The Case of Redcliffe Salaman

12.30 - 2.00pm lunch break

2.00pm: Zehavit Stern (University of Oxford):

"There's something suspicious about him":  the Jew as uncanny in an interwar Yiddish playlet

2.45pm: David Rechter (University of Oxford):

The End of Empire and the Afterlife of Habsburg Jewry

3.30pm-4.00pm: tea

4.00pm: Glenda Abramson (University of Oxford):

"Evening falls on Europe's shoulders." Uri Zevi Greenberg's apocalyptic vision

4.45pm: Tony Kushner (University of Southampton):

The politics of British Jewry and the memory of the First World War

5.30pm: Reception.

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Venue: JZ Young lecture theatre, Anatomy building, UCL

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Please register on Eventbrite:

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