Sir Simon Schama is one of today’s pre-eminent historians. He will be in conversation with leading American historian Deborah Lipstadt, discussing the important role of history in shaping our current reality.
On April 20th at 7.30pm NIF Australia is hosting “Our History, Our Future” with Schama and Lipstadt in conversation with NIF global president and UCLA Jewish History Professor David Myers. They will look at how fake news, rising populism and renewed antisemitism challenge democracy and increase nationalism and racism in both a fractured Israel and a divided America. Register for this event at: https://nif.li/historyajn
Schama’s latest book is a collection of 50 essays chosen by the man himself that stretches across four decades and is a treasure trove for all those who have a passion for the arts, politics, food and life.
The AJN has two copies of Wordy to give away.
Competition entries close Tuesday, April 20 at 9am.
This competition is open to Australian residents only. Employees of The Australian Jewish News and their immediate families are ineligible to enter. Competition entries close April 20, 2021 at 9am. The winners will be drawn at The AJN Melbourne office on April 20, 2021. The winners will be drawn randomly and contacted by email only, using the email registered by the winner. The AJN cannot be held responsible for entrants failing to check their email or providing incorrect information. Winners’ names and details may be passed on to the promoter for winners to redeem prizes. Please note that the prizes are only those mentioned in the competition notice and are non-exchangeable. Tickets are strictly only available for the allocated performance and the allocated seat reflected on the ticket. Winners’ names will not be published due to privacy concerns, however, winners’ names will be kept on record at The Australian Jewish News Melbourne office. Unless otherwise notified, winners must pick up their prize from The AJN offices, located at Level 1, 589 Glenhuntly Road, Elsternwick, Victoria or Level 1, 55 Grafton Street, Bondi Junction, NSW. NSW Permit Number: LTPM/08/00233