Spiro Ark

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  • Cost: £280.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15
  • Cost: £280.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15
  • Cost: £280.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15
  • Cost: £280.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15
  • Cost: £280.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15
  • Cost: £280.00
  • Maximum Number of Seats available is 15
Malaria in Palestine
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Malaria in Palestine

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Palestine was the place of the first start of a successful national malaria-eradication campaign anywhere in the world in 1921/2. The British, in 1918, had declared the malarial position in Palestine as hopeless, the British Army having collapsed from malaria there, although, fortunately for them, a few days

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STUNNING SECRET JUDAISM IN THE VATICAN
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STUNNING SECRET JUDAISM IN THE VATICAN

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An Illustrated Talk by Dr Menashe Tahan

 
Dr Tahan reveals the secrets of the sublime Jewish teachings, covertly concealed in the spectacular works of art held in the heart of the Vatican, which could not be deciphered for the last 500 years.

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Book Launch: Studying Waltz with Bashir
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Book Launch: Studying Waltz with Bashir

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Introduced by the author, Dr Giulia Miller

On its release in 2008, Ari Folman’s animated film Waltz with Bashir was heralded as a brilliant and original exploration of trauma, its impact on memory and the recording of history. It is surprising that although Waltz with Bashir consists of numerous flashbacks and dream

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Book launch: A Hidden Jewish Child from Belgium
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Book launch: A Hidden Jewish Child from Belgium

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Spiro Ark proudly presents Francine Lazarus author of A Hidden Jewish Child from Belgium:
Francine will talk about overcoming trauma, emigration and how founding a family and integrating in a welcoming community in Australia helped her find voice.
Francine Lazarus survived the Second World War in Belgium, hidden with strangers,

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Literary Golders Green
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Literary Golders Green

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A workshop with Pam Fox

Pam Fox’s book on the Jewish community of Golders Green provides a comprehensive history of the development of the community and Jewish life in the area. It contains many references to how the community has featured in literature and its many Jewish poets and 

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The Archaeology of Qumran and the Dead Sea Scrolls
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The Archaeology of Qumran and the Dead Sea Scrolls

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An illustrated lecture delivered by Professor Jodi Magness. 

In 1946-7, the first Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered by accident near the site of Qumran. Eventually, the remains of approximately 1000 scrolls were found in 11 caves surrounding Qumran. In this slide-illustrated lecture, we explore the archaeological remains of Qumran,

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Inside the Mossad
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Inside the Mossad

A lecture with Professor Ephraim Kahana
For Israel – more so than for any other state – an effective Intelligence Community has been a matter of life and death. Over the past half-century or so, Israel has created and refined what is broadly regarded as one of the

Churchill and the Jews
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Churchill and the Jews

Spiro Ark and HGSS are proud to present: 
Churchill and the Jews: a lecture with Professor Michael J. Cohen
Professor Michael Cohen is the author of 11 books, among them, Churchill and the Jews (1985, revised paperback edition, 2003). 
In 1985, he was the first to challenge Churchill’s alleged “unique historical understanding

Film screening and discussion: Harmonia
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Film screening and discussion: Harmonia

Harmonia (2016) directed by ORI SIVAN

Synopsis: Harmonia is a modern adaptation of the mythological triangle between the childless Abraham and Sarah and young Hagar.
Sarah is the harpist of the Jerusalem Philharmonic; Abraham is its almighty conductor. When Hagar, a young horn player from East Jerusalem joins the

Book Launch: From Krakow to Berkeley
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Book Launch: From Krakow to Berkeley

Spiro Ark is delighted to present the official launch of: From Krakow to Berkeley, Coming out of Hiding by Anna Rabkin.

What happens to a child whose early life is marked by trauma and loss?
Can a refugee whose earliest memories are of hiding in fear learn to step