Jewish Historical Society of England – Sussex Branch


Jewish Historical Society of England – Sussex Branch

Programme 2016-7 


Please see below our programme for the 2016/7 session

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.


Name Title Institution Date
Dr Jennifer Craig-Norton Jewish Domestic nurses in the UK 1933-45 Southampton University 1st November 2016
Vanessa Freeman The man who never threw anything away:
Moses Gaster and his world’
University College, London 29th November 2016
Joseph Citron Medieval Jewish Mysticism University College, London January 31st 2017


Dr Rosa Vidal Doval From Solomon ha-Levi to Pablo de Santa María (c. 1350-1435) Queen Mary’s  College, London February 28th 2017
Dr Susan Cohen Eleanor Rathbone – Rescuing the Refugees  Southampton University (honorary Fellow) March 28th 2017
Rabbi Jonathan  Romain River Jews – the surprising story of Jews along the Thames from medieval times till today” Maidenhead Synagogue 25th April 2017