We are very happy to announce our panel discussion as a part of the European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series:

The panel will discuss the complicated and multi-layered relationship of the European left with Zionism and the State of Israel, examining this broad subject from a historical perspective and shedding light on the different debates on various European countries.



Nick Cohen 

The Observer and The Spectator


Prof David Feldmann

Birckbeck University of London


Prof Christina Späti

University of Fribourg, Switzerland


Dr Peter Ullrich

Technische Universität Berlin, Germany


Chair: Dr Daniel Wildmann, Leo Baeck Institute London/Queen Mary University of London


Organised by the Leo Baeck Institute London

in collaboration with the German Historical Institute London

as part of the European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series


6:30pm, 16 March 2017

Venue: German Historical Institute

17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ


Admission is free. Places are limited and must be reserved in advance by contacting the Leo Baeck Institute London

e: info@leobaeck.co.uk, t: +44 (0) 20 7882 5690