Category: Highlights

Applications Now Open: ISGAP-Oxford Summer Institute 2022

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ISGAP is now accepting applications for the 2022 Summer Institute to occur from Sunday, 7 – 19 August, 2022. All scholars that are accepted to the program are expected to be present for the entire duration of the Summer Institute and attend all seminars and meetings. This is non-negotiable. $450 for virtual programme, and $850 […]

Book Launch Event: Putin’s Hybrid War and the Jews: Antisemitism, Propaganda, and the Displacement of Ukrainian Jewry – Revised and Expanded Edition

https://isgap.org/post/2022/05/book-launch-event-putins-hybrid-war-and-the-jews-antisemitism-propaganda-and-the-displacement-of-ukrainian-jewry-revised-and-expanded-edition/

Based on journalist Sam Sokol’s on-the-ground reporting during the first years of the Donbas War, Putin’s Hybrid War and the Jews chronicles the collapse of Jewish life in the regions of eastern Ukraine occupied by Russian-backed separatist militias in 2014. Told through the eyes of refugees, politicians, soldiers, and aid workers, it is a rich account of […]

Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates News Outlet, Features ISGAP’s “Follow The Money” Project

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Al-Ain, a major news outlet in the United Arab Emirates, featured ISGAP’s “Follow The Money” research in the following YouTube video. The video highlights how Qatar financed the growth of extremism in U.S.A. universities, including Harvard University, Yale University and Cornell University.

ISGAP Fellows Reject Antisemitic Tropes in Amnesty Report

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“ISGAP strongly rejects the biased antisemitic tropes found within Amnesty International’s recent report, “Israel’s Apartheid Against Palestinians: Cruel System of Domination and Crime Against Humanity.” The bending of history and facts in this report is a prime example of how contemporary antisemitism manifests itself, with the sole goal of dismantling the only Jewish State.”  ISGAP […]

Natan Sharansky, “Israel, American Weakness and the Russian Invasion of Ukraine”

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22 Mar., “Israel, American Weakness and the Russian Invasion of Ukraine” Natan Sharansky, Chair, ISGAP; Chair, International Supervisory Board, Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center, Kyiv, Ukraine Convener: Dr. Charles Asher Small, Executive Director, ISGAP; Director, ISGAP-Woolf Institute Fellowship Training Programme on Critical Antisemitism Studies, Cambridge, United Kingdom Date: Tuesday, March 22, 2022 Time: 2:30 PM […]

Statement by ISGAP Chair Natan Sharansky on Russian forces bombing Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Site

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STATEMENT BY ISGAP CHAIR NATAN SHARANSKY ON RUSSIAN FORCES BOMBING OF BABYN YAR HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL SITE   BYHMC Advisory Board Chair Natan Sharansky: “Putin’s decision to distort and manipulate the Holocaust to justify an illegal invasion of a sovereign democratic country is utterly abhorrent. It is symbolic that he starts attacking Kyiv by bombing the […]

ISGAP condemns the Middle East Studies Association’s (MESA) Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) Resolution

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The Institute for the Study of Global Antisemitism and Policy (ISGAP) joins other academic organizations and learned societies representing tens of thousands of scholars across the globe to voice its strong condemnation of the Middle East Studies Association’s (MESA) recent decision to endorse and implement a Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) resolution against  Israel and its universities. […]

CALL FOR PAPERS: Global Antisemitism, A Crisis of Modernity Revisited

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ISGAP is pleased to announce that we are hosting a groundbreaking international conference on critical contemporary antisemitism studies to take place at The Woolf Institute, Cambridge. In the contemporary context of globalised relations, it appears that the oldest and most complex forms of hatred, antisemitism, has taken on new and changing forms that need to […]

Dr. Charles Asher Small, “The Establishment of Contemporary Critical Antisemitism Studies: An Interdisciplinary Approach”

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“The Establishment of Contemporary Critical Antisemitism Studies: An Interdisciplinary Approach” Dr. Charles Asher Small, Founder and Executive Director, ISGAP; Director, ISGAP-Woolf Institute Fellowship Training Programme on Critical Antisemitism Studies, Cambridge Date: Monday, January 24, 2022  Time: 12:00 PM Eastern Time

ISGAP Conference: Contemporary Jewry in Sub-Saharan Africa Symposium, The Voices of Jewish-African Leaders

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Read the article by Daphne Klajman, Research and Programming Coordinator, ISGAP, which highlights the story of three of the speakers in the Jerusalem Post by clicking here. Throughout much of Africa, during the past fifty years, there has been a re-emergence of ancient Jewish communities, and a surge of new Jewish communities, both with increasing […]