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Meschuggenahs with Guns

10th December 2019 | 8:00 pm

Branch: Essex

Meschuggenahs with Guns: Politics, Revolution and Violent Death in the Old Jewish East End

by Professor Clive Bloom

Find out why a secret revolutionary group caused mayhem in East London between 1910 and 1911. Why did a Jewish ‘fence’ die on Clapham Common in strange ritual circumstances? What was the connection between Lenin and a Jewish gang and what was the peculiar thread which lead from a rubber factory in Tottenham to Winston Churchill? Join us for a fascinating and macabre journey into the heart of the old Jewish East End.



10th December 2019
8:00 pm
Branch information:


Clore Tikva School
115 Fullwell Avenue, Ilford Essex IG6 2JN United Kingdom

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