The Jewish Historical Society of England Sussex Branch holds regular events


We are delighted to present our forthcoming programme for 2017-18


Title Date Speakers(s)
American Jewish History 1790-1914 24th October 2017 Barry Kleinberg (London School of Jewish Studies)
19th century Jewish Literature 28th November 2017 Nadia Valman (Queen Mary University of London)
Israel Samuels 30th January 2018 Gordon Franks

Rabbi Rader

The Concentration Camps and anti-Semitic Terror, 1933-1939: New Research on Jews in Nazi Germany 27th February 2018 Kim Wuenshcmann  (University of Sussex)
Israel Zangwill: the Jew, the Englishman and the space between 20th March 2018 Maureen Kendler (London School of Jewish Studies)
Sir Moses Montefiore  - ‘Honoured and Venerable Sir 24th April 2018 Vanessa Freedman (University College London)



All meetings are held on Tuesdays at Ralli Hall, Denmark Villas, Hove, commencing at 7.45 pm. Lectures are followed by questions, discussion and light refreshments. There is no charge for members and students, but we must charge only £4 to any most welcome visitors.

More information can be obtained from:

Michael Crook:  01273 776539 or

Godfrey Gould: 01273 419412.