The Cecil Roth papers at Southampton
- Date: Wednesday 13 March 2019, 15:00 – 16:00
- Location: Parkinson Building
- Cost: Free
With Karen Robson, University archivist from Southampton University.
This event is part of the Sadler Seminar Series, The Archive After Cecil Roth: Jewish Studies, cultural history and the Cecil Roth Collection
Southampton University archivist Karen Robson will give an inside insight into the archive papers of Cecil Roth, the doyen of the Anglo-Jewish historical establishment until his death in 1970. The Southampton archive complements the archival holdings kept in the Roth Collection at the University of Leeds. Together, they offer a unique insight into the accademic and community networks among 20th-century UK Jewish historians, both inside and outside HEI.
There will also be a display and handling session of Roth's choicest Hebraica.
Location: Sheppard Room, Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery
For further information please contact the Seminar Research Assistant, Andrea Colella