Category Archives: Seminars

What is Judaism? Study Day at the Parkes Institute

Following on from our previous succesful study days on ‘Lost in Translation: Jewish Cultures’ and ‘Change and Continuity: The Impact of the Holocaust’, we are pleased to announce the programme for our upcoming study day on   What is Judaism? … Continue reading

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‘History as Legitimation: The Invention of Ancient Antisemitism in the German Empire (1871-1914)’

In the first of our evening seminars for the 2013-14 academic year, we are pleased to welcome Professor Christhard Hoffman (University of Bergen, Norway) who will be speaking on History as Legitimation: The Invention of Ancient Antisemitism in the German … Continue reading

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Before Eichmann: Holocaust Exhibitions and the ‘Myth of Silence’

In a fine example of the interdisciplinary nature of Jewish Studies, on Wednesday 25 September 2013 Dr Steven Cooke (Deakin University) will be giving a talk entitled Before Eichmann: Holocaust Exhibitions and the ‘Myth of Silence’ Much recent work in … Continue reading

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Call for papers: Jews and Gentiles in East-Central Europe in the Twentieth Century

Former Parkes MA and PhD student Jan Láníček (University of New South Wales) and Hana Kubátová (Charles University in Prague) are organising an international cross-disciplinary workshop and conference on JEWS AND GENTILES IN EAST-CENTRAL EUROPE IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY  Faculty of … Continue reading

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New Seminar Programme

We are pleased to announce our new seminar programme for the 2013-14 academic year. Our seminar programme is host to a diverse range of scholars from a variety of academic disciplines, reflecting our commitment to multidisciplinary research. We are priviliged … Continue reading

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Outreach at the Parkes Institute: Ask the Expert

The next instalment of our series on the Parkes Institute’s outreach programme takes a look at our involvement in the University of Southampton’s ‘Ask the Expert’ programme. The University’s Ask the Expert programme commits University of Southampton staff and research students … Continue reading

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Parkes Institute Study Day

The Parkes Institute will be hosting a one-day cultural event on the theme of ‘Lost in Translation? Jewish Cultures’ on Saturday 1 June at the University of Southampton. This thought provoking and inspiring conference will provide you with the opportunity to … Continue reading

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