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Jon Abrams works for a Deaf and Disabled People’s Organisation
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I teach film studies at Bangor University in north Wales where I live. I research, write and broadcast regularly (in Welsh and English) on transatlantic Jewish culture and history.
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Sean Alexander is a PhD Candidate at Bangor University, exploring Jewishness and Judaism in the films of David Cronenberg.
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Phil Alexander is a British Academy postdoctoral fellow at the University of Edinburgh, where he researches historical Scottish-Jewish musical life. His book on Berlin klezmer will be out with OUP very early in 2021.
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Emilio Audissino is Honorary Fellow in Film at the University of Southampton and, starting in February 2021, Senior Lecturer in Audiovisual Production at Linnaeus University, Sweden.
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Vincent Brook is a lecturer in media studies at UCLA. He has written or edited 10 books, most dealing with Jewish issues in film and television.
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Michele Byers is professor at Saint Mary's University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She just finished reading I Love to Watch and wonders about an alternate universe where her love affair with Buffy the Vampire Slayer turned into a job as a TV critic for The New Yorker rather than a PhD (about Buffy).
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Roma Cohen lives in Leeds, is Vice President of Harrogate Synagogue and co-chair of Leeds Limmud.
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Hayden Cohen is a writer, performer and podcaster. Season 2 of The Bagel Podcast (which he hosts and produces) will be released in the autumn.
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Sarah Deech is a freelance journalist and media trainer.
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Kirk Degiorgio is a UK based record producer/DJ and writer. He has written various articles on music culture for The Wire, Dazed & Confused, Wax Poetics, etc.
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Marta Dziurosz translates across Polish and English, negotiates publishing contracts, organises literary events and writes about scents.
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Alastair Falk has been a Head of three schools, Chief Executive of the Birmingham Education Partnership and founding Director of Partnerships for Jewish Schools. He now works as a consultant to a campaign for a longer-term approach to English education policy.
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Sue Fox is a freelance journalist who has been interviewing famous people for the Sunday Times, Times Magazine, and many magazines since she was 18.  She has also been associate producer on TV documentaries and a film archive.
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Deborah Chagal Friedland is a writer and editor working in international educational publishing. She was the chair of Education of the Oxford Jewish Community for several years and now lives in Dorset.
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Danielle Friel is a student at Bangor University
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Rachel Garfield is Professor of Fine Art at the University of Reading.
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Laura Godfrey-Isaacs is an artist, midwife, creative producer and birth activist.
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Helen Goldrein is a Jewish mum, cook and blogger, and writes the UK's no. 1 kosher food blog, family-friends-food.com.  She lives in the beautiful and historic university city of Cambridge.
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Dr Thea Gomelauri is a Research Fellow at the Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities, and a former Chevening Fellow at the University of Oxford.  She is the member of the British Association of Jewish Studies, and serves on the Board of the Oxford Council of Christians and Jews.
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Louis Gordon, is an Immigration Defense Attorney and Political Science Professor at California State University at San Bernardino. His is co-author of Middle East Politics for the New Millennium (Lexington Books, 2016).
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Debbie Green has an MA in Applied Linguistics and English Language teaching and works teaching English Language to international students. She lives in London.
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Mila Tanya Griebel is a British silversmith and modern Judaica maker. A graduate of the Royal College of Art, Mila has over thirty years’ experience of designing and making Jewish ritual objects for synagogues, collections and family homes.
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Nigel Grizzard, originally from North East London, has lived in Leeds for many years. He is the Jewish Heritage Guide for Yorkshire (when tours are allowed) and enjoys working with people to help them find their roots.
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Rachel S. Harris is Associate Professor of Israeli Literature and Culture at the University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign. Her recent books include Teaching the Arab-Israeli Conflict (Wayne State University Press, 2019), An Ideological Death: Suicide in Israeli Literature (Northwestern University Press, 2014) and Casting a Giant Shadow: The Transnational Shaping of Israeli Cinema (Indiana University Press, 2021)
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Rebecca Harris is an independent researcher, curator, and educator. Thinking about art practice, literature and translation through Jewish cultural experience, she has worked with artists, writers, researchers, and cultural historians and theorists.
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Tamar Hodes is a Jewish writer, Israeli-born, and living in the UK since childhood. Her short stories have appeared in Salt’s Best British StoriesA Treasury of Jewish StoriesLilithManna and have broadcast on Radio 4. She has had two novels published, Raffy’s Shapes (Accent Press, 2006) and The Water and the Wine (Hookline Books, 2018).
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Dan is a founder of JewThink, admin of SAAS, editor of DailyJews, Chair of the JVS, and a Technology consultant.  In his spare time he sleeps.
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Laura Jacobs is a London based artist. She studied at Camberwell, Central Saint Martins and the New York Studio School of Drawing Painting and Sculpture where she won a scholarship. In 2011, she was chosen from thousands to participate in the BBC TV’s "Show Me The Monet”.  Jacobs has exhibited across the UK, New York and The Seychelles, and her work is in public and private collections in the UK, USA, Holland and the Seychelles.
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Dr Keith Kahn-Harris is a senior lecturer at Leo Baeck College, runs the European Jewish Research Archive at the IJPR and is an Honorary Fellow of the Pears Institute for the Study of Antisemitism at Birkbeck College. His most recent book is Strange Hate: Antisemitism, Racism and the Limits of Diversity (Repeater 2019).
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Howard Kaplan is the author of the novels THE DAMASCUS COVER, BULLETS OF PALESTINE, TO DESTROY JERUSALEM, and THE SPY'S GAMBLE. The film adaptation of THE DAMASCUS COVER, starring Sir John Hurt in his final film, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, and seven Israeli actors is available on Hulu in the U.S. and distributed in the UK by Lionsgate films and currently available on iTunes and Amazon.
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Robert Katz is a sculptor and Professor of Art at the University of Maine at Augusta. His sculptural installations have been exhibited in museums and galleries throughout the United States. Katz serves on the Board of Directors of the Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine. 
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Clive Kennard is an Art Historian specialising in Anglo-Jewish history and material culture. He is currently completing a PhD about Simeon Solomon at the University of York
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Ruti Lachs is a musician, writer, and music teacher living in Crosshaven in County Cork, Ireland.
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Joshua Lander finished his PhD at the University of Glasgow in 2019 and has recently completed his PGDE at Strathclyde University. He is currently researching British Jewish literature's responses to the Holocaust.
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Phyllis Lassner is Professor Emerita at Northwestern University and has published books and articles on British women writers and Holocaust representation and most recently co-edited The Palgrave Handbook of Holocaust Literature and Culture.

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Peter Lawson works at The Open University where he researches British-Jewish literature.
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Sarah Lightman is an artist, writer and an Honorary Research Fellow at Birkbeck, University of London. She has a PhD from University of Glasgow Her first graphic novel is The Book of Sarah (Myriad Editions and Penn State UP 2019), and she is currently editing her monograph, Dressing Eve and Other Reparative Acts in Women’s Autobiographical Comics (Penn State UP). She teaches at The Royal Drawing School, London.
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Barnaby Marder founded the Socialists Against Antisemitism social media page. He is a member of the Labour Party and of Jewish Labour Movement, and lives in Richmond-upon-Thames.
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Harry's day job is monitoring the development impact of infrastructure projects for PIDG, and in his spare time he is Chair of Grassroots Jews. He used to blog about politics, capitalism, and development, but stopped a while ago, because he's lazy. His opinions are in a personal capacity. "
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Lucy is an academic and NGO researcher currently based in Leicester. She knows lots of things about food, farming, water, energy and climate change, and has spent the past few months growing vegetables with her kids.
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Jon is a former Gant Hill Resident, Failed Stand Comedian, Ex-Jewish Professional and Lapsed Hipster who sometimes has something useful to say.
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Davida Pines is an Associate Professor of Rhetoric in the College of General Studies at Boston University. She received her Ph.D. in English and American Literature from Brandeis University. Her first book was titled The Marriage Paradox: Modernist Novels and the Cultural Imperative to Marry (University of Florida Press).
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Jo-Ellen Pozner is an Assistant Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship at Santa Clara University. Her academic research focuses on social evaluation, social movements, corporate wrongdoing, and organizational misconduct; she writes on the intersection of fashion, meaning, and public life for fun.
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Jay Prosser is working on a book about his Asian-Jewish family. He is reader in humanities at the University of Leeds.
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Marf is the pen-name of Martha Richler, a cartoonist and artist with an academic background in art history (Harvard, Johns Hopkins, Columbia).
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Dan Rickman is an alumnus of Hasmonean High School and Oxford University who currently works in the IT industry. He has an MA in Hebrew and Jewish studies from the University of London, looking at  and is author of a number of articles in the Jewish Chronicle, the Guardian, Huffington Post and Ynetnews
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Simon Rosenberg is a writer and filmmaker. His debut novel 'You are not You' was published in 2018.
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Laurie is a Jewish Educator and teacher with a wide and varied professional background both within and beyond the Jewish community in the UK and internationally.
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Jack Shamash is a Journalist, crime writer, philatelist, father of two and rabbit owner.
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Miki Shaw is an artist, illustrator and graphic designer based in London.

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Dr Karen E H Skinazi is a literary and cultural critic who works as a Senior Lecturer and Director of Liberal Arts at the University of Bristol. She is the author of Women of Valor: Orthodox Jewish Troll Fighters, Crime Writers, and Rock Stars in Contemporary Literature and Culture.
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Dr. David Sperber is an art historian – until recently a postdoctoral associate at the Institute of Sacred Music, Yale University. Currently, he is a fellow at the Shalom Hartman Institute, Jerusalem. Sperbers’ forthcoming book to be published by the Hebrew University Magnes Press is entitled Devoted Resistance: Jewish Feminist Art in the US and Israel.
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Emily Steinberg is a Philadelphia based artist. She earned her M.F.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and has exhibited work in the United States and Europe. Most recently, her first cartoon was accepted into The New Yorker Magazine. Her autobiographic novel, Graphic Therapy, was published serially at Smith Magazine, 2008-2010. She is a Lecturer in Fine Art at Penn State University, Abington College and Artist in Residence at Drexel College of Medicine in Philadelphia.
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Rabbi Ariel Stone of Congregation Shir Tikvah in Portland Oregon leads the Portland Interfaith Clergy Resistance
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Jarrod Tanny is Associate Professor of History and the Charles and Hannah Block Distinguished Scholar in Jewish History at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. He writes and publishes on various “Jewy” topics, including Jewish humor in post-World War II America and its place within the larger context of Jewish history.  
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Debby spent many years working as an award-winning clinical care specialist in the field of drugs and prostitution. Debby is now the Vice President of Aberdeen Synagogue and Jewish Community Centre. She leads the small team trying to save the synagogue in Aberdeen, fundraises, advocates on behalf of the community, visits schools and other organisations to talk about Judaism and gives synagogue tours to local groups.
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Mark Taylor is Honorary Treasurer of the Aberdeen Hebrew Congregation
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CATHERINE TEMMA DAVIDSON is a novelist, poet and essayist who grew up in California and now lives in the UK. Her first novel, The Priest Fainted, was chosen as a notable book of the year by both The New York and LA Times.  She teaches Creative Writing at Regent’s University in London.
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Gloria Tessler is a journalist, author, playwright and poet. She is the biographer of Lady Amelie Jakobovits, and her two plays, The Windmill and Unveiling Hagar, both on Jewish themes, have been performed on the London fringe. She is presently obituaries editor at the Jewish Chronicle and art correspondent at AJR Journal. 
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Daniella Vinitski Mooney is a part-time lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania and freelance performer and dramaturg trained through the NYU Tisch School and the Royal Academy in London.  Her creative and academic areas of expertise are acting, directing, physical dramaturgy, and the immersive theatre framework.  She is also a dual Canadian/American citizen
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Yair Wallach is Senior Lecturer in Israeli Studies at SOAS, University of London, where he is also the head of the SOAS Centre for Jewish Studies. His book on the street-texts of modern Jerusalem was published in 2020 by Stanford University Press.
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Dominic Williams is Senior Lecturer in Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Northumbria University, UK.  With Keith Kahn-Harris, he has co-edited Metal, Jews and the Holocaust, a special issue of the journal Metal Music Studies (September 2020).
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