Cambridge Holocaust Memorial Day Lecture: Facing Antisemitism, Rebuilding Anti-Racism

Facing Antisemitism: Rebuilding Anti-Racism

This talk looks at antisemitism, the primary motivator of the Holocaust, and calls for a way of confronting it that locates it within the larger global history of racism. In particular, I will draw out some of the ways that anti-Jewish racism and anti-Muslim racism have historically been related to each other. Looking at antisemitism in this relational way can enable stronger anti-racist responses to antisemitism, as part of the challenge of standing together across communities.

Hosted by Mónica Moreno Figueroa, Senior Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Cambridge, Fellow in Social Sciences at Downing College, and University Equality and Diversity champion

29 January, Old Library, Pembroke College, Cambridge, Organised by Equality & Diversity, Cambridge University

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Senior Lecturer at the School of Social Science, History and Philosophy at Birkbeck, University of London. View all posts by bengidley

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