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Speaker Event October 2021
September 12, 2021

Book Launch – Wednesday 27th October

Zev's Children

We are delighted to let you know that we will be launching Kenneth Collins’ new book, ‘Zev’s Children – An International Jewish Family’ in a hybrid event which will take place at the Scottish Jewish Archives Centre, entry at 29 Garnet Street, Glasgow  on Wednesday 27th October at 7.30pm. The launch will also be streamed online.

To book to attend in PERSON at the SJAC, please click on this link https://www.trybooking.com/uk/BHHN

To book to attend in ONLINE, please click on this link https://www.trybooking.com/uk/BHHM

Kenneth is Chair of the Scottish Jewish Archives Centre and is the leading chronicler of Scotland’s Jews.  In the book he tells his family’s story from its origins in Ukraine in the first half of the 18th Century, following descendants of his great grandfather Zev Kagarlitsky in Russia, America, Argentina, France, Israel, England and Scotland. It is a cast of colourful characters : Marxists in Russia, a Holocaust survivor in France, and an unexpected death of a Soviet commercial agent in London, early Zionist pioneers, businessmen in Scotland and America.

Kenneth will be speaking about his book and will be free to answer any questions you may have.

This is a free event although donations are always welcome!

Please be aware that travel disruption is likely to be expected in October and November, due to COP26.  The following link will provide you with more details : https://www.getreadyglagow.come/cop26/traffic-and-travel

Please see our Parking  page for details of parking meters and car parks close by.

If you would like further information please email: info@sjac.org.uk

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