London: Colloquium. Contemporary Antisemitism and the perceptions of the Holocaust

in cooperation with the The Wiener Library Institute of Contemporary History

London_Colloquium_2011 (PDF)

location: Wiener Library, Main study hall, groung floor, 4 Devonshire Street, London W1W 5BH

SUNDAY, 13 FEBRUARY 2011, 2:00 – 5:00 pm
Doerte Letzmann: The Understanding of Antisemitism and anti-Muslim Resentment in Contemporary British Racism Studies
Rebecca Jinks: Eternal hatreds?: Representations of the Holocaust and Genocide
Antonia Schmid: Who is the ‘Other’ today? Antisemitism and Alterity in German film

SUNDAY, 27 FEBRUARY 2011, 2:00 – 6:00 PM
Joëlle Allouche-Benayoun: Perceptions of the Holocaust Among Students In and Around Paris
Gunther Jikeli: Perceptions of the Holocaust Among Young Muslims in Europe
Hagai van der Horst: “Nosing After Blood”: Constructions of the Jew-Nazi Bi-Polarity and Palestinian-Israeli Bi-Polarity in the Guardian and the Independent
Robin Stoller: Holocaust Remembrance, National Identity and Antisemitism in Germany – Public and Private Discourses

SUNDAY, 13 MARCH 2011, 2:00 – 5:00 PM
Lesley Klaff: R v Saibene and Others: Vigilante Justice Against Israel and the Rule of Law
Karin Stögner:  Antisemitism in Media Discourses on the Financial Crisis

London: Colloquium III. Patterns of Excuses for Antisemitism and Forms of Denial

Sunday, 28 February 2010, 2-5.30 pm
The Wiener Library Institute of Contemporary History
4 Devonshire Street London W1W 5BH

Robert Fine
Notes on the Logic of Antisemitism Denial
Robert_Fine (PDF)

David Hirsh
Struggle Over the Boundaries of Legitimate Discourse / the Question of Intent

David Seymour
The Holocaust and the Concealment of Antisemitism

London: Colloquium II. Competing memories and different perceptions of Jews and Muslims

Sunday, 24 January 2010, 1-5 pm
The Wiener Library Institute of Contemporary History
4 Devonshire Street London W1W5BH

Monique Eckmann
Competing Memories of Victimhood
Monique_Eckmann (PDF)

Hagai van der Horst
Regarding the bipolarity of anti-Arab and Anti-Jewish racisms in the Guardian and the Independent newspapers
Hagai_van_der_Horst (PDF)

Doerte Letzmann
Antisemitism and Hatred against Muslims