European Leo Baeck Institute Lecture Series 2013

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Category:
Event
Time:
Thursday 25 April
5:30pm
Price:
free entry
Location:
German Historical Institute
17 Bloomsbury Square
London
WC1A 2NJ
German Historical Institute
17 Bloomsbury Square
WC1A 2NJ
1366911000 1366911000
free entry
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 info@leobaeck.co.uk 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
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02078825690
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