The papers in this volume include lectures presented to the Society in the past year, as well as new research that has not formed part of the lecture series.


Since the publication of the previous list of lectures to the Society in Jewish Historical Studies: Transactions of the Jewish Historical Society of England 38, pp. xi-xii, the following lectures were delivered in 2003.

Dr David Mazower

Abraham Goldfaden in Whitechapel: the reception of a Yiddish ‘culture hero’ in the East End

His Honour Israel Finestein, QC

Lionel Louis Cohen MP, 183 2-1887, principal founder of the United Synagogue: a reassessment

Joe Hillaby

The Bristol medieval Jewry: an exploration

Dr Mervyn Goodman

Henry: a cohen gadol – Lord Cohen of Birkenhead, CH

Lynn B. Glynn

Israel Lyons: a short but starry career ? the life of an 18th-century Jewish botanist and astronomer

Professor Susan L. Tananbaum

A noble cause: Jewish

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