Ofer Ashkenazi – Heimat as a Shelter from Nazism

Event Date: 22 April 2021 ZOOM meeting, recorded European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2021 Conceptions of Heimat in Jewish Visual History and Culture A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. The lecture series examines the German-Jewish and European-Jewish notion of Heimat and its diverse and changing visual representations …

Jan-Christopher Horak – Helmar Lerski between the Diaspora and a Jewish Homeland

Event Date: 18 March 2021 ZOOM meeting, recorded European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2021 Conceptions of Heimat in Jewish Visual History and Culture A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. The lecture series examines the German-Jewish and European-Jewish notion of Heimat and its diverse and changing visual representations …

Hanno Loewy – Unrewarded Love: Alpine Clubs, Ski-Tourism, Folklore and the Jews

Event Date: 11 February 2021 ZOOM meeting, recorded European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2021 Conceptions of Heimat in Jewish Visual History and Culture A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. The lecture series examines the German-Jewish and European-Jewish notion of Heimat and its diverse and changing visual representations …

Svenja Bethke – How to dress in Eretz Israel? Clothing, Fashion and Nation Building, 1880s–1948

Event Date: 19 November 2020 ZOOM meeting, recorded European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2019-20 Acting Jewish: Between Identity and Attire A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. The proposed lecture series investigates the complex nature of what it means to act or appear Jewish and for whom this …

Paul Herzberg – Acting Jewish: Perception and Reality

Event Date: 8 October 2020 ZOOM meeting, recorded European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2019-20 Acting Jewish: Between Identity and Attire A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. The proposed lecture series investigates the complex nature of what it means to act or appear Jewish and for whom this …

Adi Heyman – The Big Cover-Up: Modest Fashion

Event Date: 4 March 2020 German Historical Institute 17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2019-20 Acting Jewish: Between Identity and Attire A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. The proposed lecture series investigates the complex nature of what it means to act or …

Kerry Wallach – ‘Coming Out’ as Jewish in Weimar Germany

Event Date: 23 January 2020 German Historical Institute 17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2019-20 Acting Jewish: Between Identity and Attire A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. The proposed lecture series investigates the complex nature of what it means to act or …

Henry Bial – Jewish on Demand: Representation and Difference in the Streaming Era

Event Date: 5 December 2019 German Historical Institute 17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2019-20 Acting Jewish: Between Identity and Attire A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. The proposed lecture series investigates the complex nature of what it means to act or …

Nathan Abrams – Treyf Jews?: Jewish Gangsters in McMafia and Peaky Blinders

Event Date: 4 April 2019 German Historical Institute 17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2018-19 Seeing Jews in Art: Networks, Fantasies and Dreams A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. This season’s topic will explore the agency of Jews within the networks shaping …

Richard I. Cohen – Moses Mendelssohn – The German-Jewish Icon of Modernity

Event Date: 14 February 2019 German Historical Institute 17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2018-19 Seeing Jews in Art: Networks, Fantasies and Dreams A lecture series organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in cooperation with the German Historical Institute London. This season’s topic will explore the agency of Jews within the networks shaping …