South Africa SIG #SouthAfrica Jews of South Africa - History & Culture #southafrica

Saul Issroff <saul@...>

I am running a course on the Jews of South Africa - History & Culture at the
London Jewish Cultural Centre
Kiddepore Avenue, London NW3

May 10-July 5, 2005

Jews of South Africa - History & Culture

This course explores how Jews have been part of South African history since
the earliest colonial times. We look at the establishment of early Zionism
in South Africa, and the various waves of Jewish migration. We consider
Jewish communities' role in times of crisis, during the Second World War and
later in the Apartheid era, and examine questions of individual and communal
conscience. We also look at the extraordinary influence of South Africans in
the Diaspora in the worlds of the arts, politics, science, medicine and

Tuesday mornings 10.00-12.00
Code: JH215

To register email or call the LJCC office on 020 7431

course outlines are on:

Please pass on to anyone who may be interested. Let me know privately (without
firm commitment) if you may be participating.

Saul Issroff

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