Pears Institute for the study of Antisemitism : Birkbeck University of London
Events Hero Image

Research

Engage

Engage

Events

You are viewing June, 2016


The Discourse of ‘Holocaust Inversion’ in Britain During the 2014 Gaza Conflict: Contexts, Presences and Meaning

Pears Institute Lunchtime Seminar

Speaker: Alan Johnson, Britain Israel Communications and Research Centre
Date: Mon, Jun. 13, 2016
Time:  1:00pm - 2:00pm
Venue: Birkbeck, University of London
Free event for scholars:

For more information please email: pearsinstitute@bbk.ac.uk

Placeless People: What Can History Tell Us About Today’s Refugee Crises?

Refugee Week - Workshop: University of East Anglia with the Pears Institute for the study of Antisemitism, Birkbeck, University of London.

Speakers include: Representatives of Freed Voices; Peter Gatrell, University of Manchester; Omah Khan, Runnymede Trust; Yousef Qasmiyeh, poet; Jessica Reinisch, Birkbeck, University of London; Daniel Trilling, author; and Colin Yeo, Barrister and blogger, Garden Court Chambers
Date: Mon, Jun. 20, 2016
Time:  9:00am - 6:00pm
Venue: Birkbeck, University of London, Bloomsbury, WC1E 7HX Council Room, Torrington Square entrance.
Free event for those working in this field:

To register: https://placelesspeople.eventbrite.co.uk

Blood Libels: from the Middle Ages to the Modern World

Pears Institute Workshop

Speakers: Marc David Baer, London School of Economics and Political Science; Anthony Bale, Birkbeck, University of London; Susan Einbinder, University of Connecticut; Hillel Kieval, Washington University in St. Louis; Miri Rubin, Queen Mary, University of London and Julian Weiss, King’s College London
Date: Mon, Jun. 27, 2016
Time:  10:30am - 5:45pm
Venue: Birkbeck, University of London
Free event for scholars:

For more information please email: pearsinstitute@bbk.ac.uk

Protecting and Offending Jews: Speech, Law and Policy

Symposium: Pears Institute for the study of Antisemitism, Birkbeck, University of London in partnership with the All-Party Parliamentary Group Against Antisemitism

Speakers: Rebecca Hilsenrath, Chief Executive, Equality and Human Rights Commission; Paul Iganski, Lancaster University; Omar Khan, Director, Runnymede Trust; Brendan McGeever, Birkbeck, University of London, and Rowan Williams, Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge
Date: Tue, Jun. 28, 2016
Time:  12:00pm - 4:00pm
Venue: Jubilee Room, Westminster Hall, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA
Places are by invitation only:

For further information please email pearsinstitute@bbk.ac.uk.

Blood Inscriptions: Science, Modernity, and Ritual Murder in Fin de Siècle Europe

Pears Institute Public Lecture

Speaker: Professor Hillel Kieval, Washington University in St. Louis
Date: Tue, Jun. 28, 2016
Time:  6:30pm - 8:00pm
Venue: Birkbeck University of London, Bloomsbury, London, WC1E 7HX. Room B33, Torrington Square main entrance
Free event open to all:

Book your place

2018 Calendar

  • January (2)
  • February
  • March
  • April
  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August
  • September
  • October
  • November
  • December

2017 Calendar

2016 Calendar