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ACTIVITY

What's On: October - December 2020

The Pears Institute holds seminars, workshops and conferences for scholars, and lectures, discussions and film screenings that are open to everyone.

The Archive Thief: The Man Who Salvaged French Jewish History in the Wake of the Holocaust

8th November, 2016

The Archive Thief: The Man Who Salvaged French Jewish History in the Wake of the Holocaust

Professor Lisa Leff, American University

Professor Lisa Leff, American University

Left/Right Crossover Movements

16th November, 2016

Left/Right Crossover Movements

Spencer Sunshine

Spencer Sunshine

Challenging Myths and Misconceptions: Understanding the Nazi Camps and the Holocaust

21st November, 2016

Challenging Myths and Misconceptions: Understanding the Nazi Camps and the Holocaust

Sir Richard J. Evans, Wolfson College, Cambridge; Tom Haward, UCL Centre for Holocaust Education, London; Yiftach Meiri, International School for Holocaust Studies, Yad Vashem, Jerusalem; Nikolaus Wachsmann, Birkbeck, University of London; Kim Wünschmann, Sussex University. Chaired by David Feldman, Director of the Pears Institute for the study of Antisemitism, Birkbeck, University of London.

Sir Richard J. Evans, Wolfson College, Cambridge; Tom Haward, UCL Centre for Holocaust Education, London; Yiftach Meiri, International School for Holocaust Studies, Yad Vashem, Jerusalem; Nikolaus Wachsmann, Birkbeck, University of London; Kim Wünschmann, Sussex University. Chaired by David Feldman, Director of the Pears Institute for the study of Antisemitism, Birkbeck, University of London.

Antisemitism and Antiziganism: Jews and Romanies in the Shadow of Genocide

24th November, 2016

Antisemitism and Antiziganism: Jews and Romanies in the Shadow of Genocide

Ari Joskowicz, Vanderbilt University

Ari Joskowicz, Vanderbilt University

Professor David Feldman, Director – 4

Our work shows how antisemitism has often been intertwined with anti-Muslim, anti-migrant, anti-black and anti-Irish bigotries. Antisemitism and other racisms should not be considered in isolation and still less in competition.

Professor David Feldman, Director

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