Cosmopolitanism – Jewish and Postcolonial Perspectives

Event Date: 11 December 2017 Room B01 Clore Management Centre Birkbeck, University of London Torrington Square London WC1E 7JL The Pears Institute for the Study of Antisemitism in collaboration with the Leo Baeck Institute London presents: Cosmopolitanism – Jewish and Postcolonial Perspectives ‘If you believe you are a citizen of the world, you are a citizen of nowhere.’ Prime Minister …

Zionism and Antisemitism – International Conference

  Event Date: 24-26 May 2017 Clore Lecture Theatre Clore Management Centre Birkbeck University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX The Pears Institute for the Study of Antisemitism presents: ZIONISM AND ANTISEMITISM International Conference This three day international conference brings together more than 35 scholars from institutions in eight countries, from different disciplines and with diverse perspectives, to examine …

Diasporas of the Mind: Jewish and Postcolonial Writing and the Nightmare of History

  Event Date: 12 December 2013 Room B35 Birkbeck Main Building Birkbeck, University of London Malet Street London WC1E 7HX   The Pears Institute for the Study of Antisemitism presents: Diasporas of the Mind: Jewish and Postcolonial Writing and the Nightmare of History Bryan Cheyette’s important and original new book, Diasporas of the Mind, sheds new light on a wide …

Writing Jews in Contemporary Britain

      Event Date: 11 September 2013Council Room, Birkbeck College, University of LondonTorrington Square entrance, London WC1E 7HX The Pears Institute for the study of Antisemitism in collaboration with University of Kent and University of Sheffield present: Writing Jews in Contemporary Britain The workshop’s emphasis is on new and innovative work being undertaken in the field and is intended …

Proust Among the Nations – from Dreyfus to the Middle East

Event Date: 19 June 2012 Room 421, Birkbeck College, University of London, London WC1E 7HX.   The Pears Institute for the Study of Anti-Semitism in partnership with Birkbeck Institute of Humanities presents: Proust Among the Nations – from Dreyfus to the Middle East A roundtable  discussion with Professor Jacqueline Rose, Queen Mary, University of London; Professor Bryan Cheyette, University of …