German Historical Institute
Prof. Maleiha Malik
King’s College, University of London, UK
Jews and Muslims in the UK: In the Pastand In the Future
6:30pm, 25 April
This lecture examines attitudes towards Jewsand Muslims in the UK in the past as a basis for discussing racism in the present. It arguesthat a distinct European model of persecution racializes Jews and Muslims in similar ways.One way to break out of the pattern is torecognize the similarities between prejudiceagainst Jews and Muslims and for bothgroups, as well as others, to join together in challenging contemporary racism. Maleiha Malik is Professor of Law at King's College, University of London. Her relevant publications include Discrimination Law: Theory and Practice (2008) and Anti-Muslim
Prejudice in the West - Past and Present (2010).
Lectures will be held at the German Historical Institute London, 17 Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2NJ and begin at 6.30pm. Admission is free but places are strictly limited and must be reserved in advance by contacting the Leo Baeck Institute, London (email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 020 7882 5690). Underground: Holborn, Russell Square; Bus: 1, 7, 8, 19, 25, 38, 55, 59, 68, 91, 98, 134, 168, 171, 188, 242, 243, 521, X68