Recording of the panel discussion “The Legacy of the Left and Israel: 1967–2017”

We are happy to announce that the recording of the panel discussion “The Legacy of the Left and Israel: 1967–2017”, organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in partnership with the Pears Institute for the study of Antisemitism, is now online.

To listen, please click here

Arno Paucker – Scholar and Friend

A memorial event in honour of the Leo Baeck Institute’s esteemed, longstanding former director Dr Arnold Paucker OBE

 

Thursday, 30th March 2017, 6.30pm

at the German Historical Institute London,

17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ

 

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Opening Words by

Pauline Paucker

Lecture by

Peter Pulzer (Oxford):

‘Arno Paucker, A Scholar Who Reached Out’

Panel:Arno Paucker and German-Jewish History’

Peter Alter (Cologne)

Simone Erpel (Berlin)

Raphael Gross (Leipzig)

Chair: Daniel Wildmann (London)

 

Please join us in remembering and celebrating a life of passion, dedicated service and many wonderful achievements!

The event is organized jointly by the LBI London and the GHI London. Admission is free but places are strictly limited and must be reserved in advance by contacting the Leo Baeck Institute, London via

Email: info@leobaeck.co.uk or phone: 020 7882 5690

To view the full invitation, please click here

The 3rd Leo Baeck Institute Biennial Lecture

edmund de waal

Edmund de Waal  

Artist and author of The Hare with Amber Eyes

 

On the Eve of Departure: Art and Exile

During the talk Edmund de Waal will discuss the telling of family stories through words and sculpture, touching on his writing of The Hare with Amber Eyes and works by Paul Celan and Walter Benjamin.

 

Organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London in collaboration with Queen Mary University of London, School of History.

 

Thursday 23rd March at 6.30 PM

Arts Two Lecture Theatre

Queen Mary University of London,

Mile End Road, E1 4NS

 

Admission is free but places are limited and must be reserved in advance via edmunddewaal.eventbrite.co.uk or by directly contacting the Leo Baeck Institute London:

E-mail: info@leobaeck.co.uk  Phone: +44 20 788 5690/ 5689

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