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Jews and antisemitisms

A conference to be held at Goldsmiths, University of London

15 October 2008, 2.00pm
Venue: Council Chamber, Deptford Town Hall

Welcome from The Warden, Professor Geoff Crossick


2.15 – 3.45. Panel one

Sarah Lambert, ‘Antisemitism in the crusades: a case of aberrant decoding?’

Ariel Hessayon, ‘Jews and crypto-Jews in sixteenth and seventeenth century England’

Howard Caygill, ‘The Apostate Messiah: Sources for the Life of Sabbatai Zevi’

3.45 – 4.00 Coffee break

4.00 – 5.30. Panel two

Helen Jones, ‘British responses to refugees from the Nazis’

Vic Seidler, ‘Antisemitism after the Holocaust’

David Hirsh, ‘Hostility to Israel and anti-Semitism’

5.30 – 5.45
Concluding round table discussion