Martin Doerry – Lifting a Taboo: The Story of a Holocaust victim which has never been told before

Event Date: 12 April 2018 German Historical Institute 17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2017-18 The Difficulties of Writing Family History A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. This season’s topic intends to discuss the challenges which arise when writing a European-Jewish family …

Atina Grossmann – Trauma, Privilege and Adventure in the “Orient”: A Refugee Family Archive

Event Date: 8 March 2018 German Historical Institute 17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2017-18 The Difficulties of Writing Family History A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. This season’s topic intends to discuss the challenges which arise when writing a European-Jewish family …

Philippa Levine – The Empire has no Clothes: Nudity and the Imperial Imagination

Event Date: 5 March 2018 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0E The Department of History at Royal Holloway presents: The 2018 Hayes Robinson Lecture Professor Philippa Levine (Walter Prescott Webb Chair in History and Ideas), Department of History, University of Texas at Austin) – The Empire has no Clothes: Nudity and the Imperial imagination The …

Thomas Harding – “You’re doing what?” – My family’s response to my trying to save the house stolen by the Nazis

Event Date: 1 March 2018 German Historical Institute 17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2017-18 The Difficulties of Writing Family History A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. This season’s topic intends to discuss the challenges which arise when writing a European-Jewish family …

Amy Matthewson – Mr Punch and Chinamania: Blue Willow China and Consumer Consumption in ‘Punch’ Magazine, 1874-1880

Event Date: 20 February 2018 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Amy Matthewson (SOAS) – Mr Punch and Chinamania: Blue Willow China and Consumer Consumption in ‘Punch’ Magazine, 1874-1880 Introduction by Dr Alison Otha (RAS): ————————- Talk: ————————- Questions: share this entry:

Annabel Gallop – The Great Seal of Aceh

Event Date: 8 February 2018 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr. Annabel Gallop (BL) – The Great Seal of Aceh Introduction by Dr Gordon Johnson (RAS): ————————– Talk: ————————– Questions: share this entry:

Benjamin Madley – An American Genocide: The United States and the California Indian Catastrophe, 1846-1873

Event Date: 6 February 2018 Queen’s Lecture Theatre Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0E The Holocaust Research Institute at Royal Holloway University of London presents: Dr Benjamin Madley (UCLA) – An American Genocide: The United States and the California Indian Catastrophe, 1846-1873 Between 1846 and 1873, California’s Indian population plunged from perhaps 150,000 to 30,000. Madley is …

Mark Condos – Anarchists, Revolutionaries, and Franco-British Imperial Policing in French Chandernagore, 1905-1930

Event Date: 18 January 2018 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Mark Condos (QMUL) – Anarchists, Revolutionaries, and Franco-British Imperial Policing in French Chandernagore, 1905-1930 Talk: —————— Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] share this entry:

Robert Priest – “A Rabbi’s impressions of the Passion Play”: Joseph Krauskopf, Antisemitism, and the Limits of the Transnational Jewish Public around 1900

Event Date: 16 January 2018 McCrea 336 Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Royal Holloway University of London Department of History 
Departmental Research seminars 2017/2018 Dr Robert Priest (RHUL) – “A Rabbi’s impressions of the Passion Play”: Joseph Krauskopf, Antisemitism, and the Limits of the Transnational Jewish Public around 1900 Talk: —————————- Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” …