Traces: Representations of the Holocaust and Antisemitism in British Film and Television In collaboration with the British Jewish Contemporary Cultures Network and supported by Birkbeck Institute for the Moving Image Speakers: Nathan Abrams, Bangor University; James Jordan, University of Southampton; Caroline Kaye, University of Manchester; Sue Vice, University of Sheffield. Date: Wednesday 8 November 2017 […]

CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT AND CALL FOR PAPERS: ZIONISM AND ANTISEMITISM – INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE, Pears Institute for the study of Antisemitism, Birkbeck, University of London 30 May – 1 June 2017 ZIONISM AND ANTISEMITISM – INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE Pears Institute for the study of Antisemitism, Birkbeck, University of London 30 May – 1 June 2017 CONFERENCE ANNOUNCEMENT AND CALL FOR […]

Each week in Bookends, two writers take on pressing and provocative questions about the world of books. This week, Adam Kirsch and Rivka Galchen on why Hannah Arendt’s “Eichmann in Jerusalem” remains contentious fifty years after it was first published. via Fifty Years Later, Why Does ‘Eichmann in Jerusalem’ Remain Contentious? – NYTimes.com.