http://bjcc.bangor.ac.uk/past-events.php.en Papers given: ‘Tragedy or Neutropia? The Honourable Woman’ Dr. Sue Vice, University of Sheffield ‘British-Jewish Utopias and Dystopias from Zangwill to Jacobson’ Professor Brian Cheyette, University of Reading “No Outlines”: From Dystopia to Heterotopia in Howard Jacobson’s J’ Dr. Ruth Gilbert, University of Winchester ‘Messianism and British-Jewish Utopia’ Dr. Peter Lawson, Open University ‘The […]

CFP for a Symposium, co-sponsored by the AHRC BJ:CC Network (Bangor University and the University of Winchester) and ‘Identities’ at the University of Reading, to be held at the University of Reading on 4th November, 2016: Deadline for submissions: Saturday, October 1, 2016 The Interface Between British Contemporary Black and Jewish Cultures Over the past […]

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 […]

  Link to Conference Information From the English at Reading Blog  “A unique workshop entitled ‘Writing Jews in Contemporary Britain’.  Hosted by the Pears Institute at Birkbeck College, University of London, the workshop comprised three panels (two on literature, one on film and television) that covered subjects ranging from the importance of Hendon in contemporary British-Jewish […]