Tuesday 31st October 2017 at 19:30
Michael J. Cohen
Professor Emeritus, Bar-Ilan University
A leading authority on the British Mandate in Palestine and the rise of the state of Israel.
In his most recent book, published in January 2017, he focuses on the changing
Wednesday 18th October 2017 at 19.30
Pam Fox is a Research Fellow at Leo Baeck College and an experienced writer specialising in Jewish history. Surrounded by the history and vibrancy of the Jewish community of Golders Green, she gives us a fascinating picture of the increasing settlement of
The discussion will be moderated by Martina Pesenti, Director of the Ukrainian Institute and will feature Shimon Redlich, Professor Emeritus, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev and Dr Joanna Michlic, Lecturer in Contemporary History, University of Bristol. Dr Michlic is one of the world’s leading experts on families, children,
In 1948, just three years after the liberation of Nazi death camps, a group of Jewish American pilots answered a call for help. In secret and at great personal risk, they smuggled planes out of the U.S., trained behind the Iron Curtain in Czechoslovakia and flew for Israel
The heroic story of Jews during the Blitz is a hardly-known chapter in contemporary history. Martin Sugarman’s new book on the subject throws light on their hardships and bravery, their heroisms and heartaches. Moments of joy, family support, women, anti-Semitism encountered awards and unrecognised heroes…
Gripping interviews on
Our upcoming film screening of ‘A FILM ABOUT PROF. SHIMON REDLICH’S RETURN TO the UKRAINE AND POLAND’ will be introduced and discussed by Dr. Joanna Michlic world expert on Families, Children, and a senior scholar of the Holocaust and Genocide Studies.
Bellow is a summary of her CV.