Join us at our Annual Dinner to be held at Middlesex University in Hendon, London on 23rd May. Reception at 6.45pm.
Our guest speaker will be Philippe Sands QC, who is not only a world renowned specialist on International Law and Genocide but the author of sixteen books on international law, including Lawless World (2005) and Torture Team (2008). His latest book East West Street: On the Origins of Genocide and Crimes against Humanity, was published in May 2016, and was awarded the 2016 Baillie Gifford Prize for Non-Fiction.
Tickets for the Dinner are £125 per person and we are also asking people to consider sponsoring a table of ten for £3,000; table sponsors will be able to Gift Aid £1,750 of their sponsorship which will boost their donations by a further £437.50.
This year we celebrate the successes of the College at and alongside Middlesex University who are our validating partner. We also celebrate another glowing report from the QAA (the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education) for which we are rightly proud.
We will also celebrate the ordination of two new rabbis this coming July into the Progressive community alongside the seven ordained last July.
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Marc Green on 020 8349 5607
Guest Speaker – Philippe Sands QC
Philippe Sands QC is Professor of Law at University College London and a barrister and arbitrator at Matrix Chambers. He is the author of Lawless World (2005) and Torture Team (2008), of academic books on international law, and contributes to the New York Review of Books, Vanity Fair, the Financial Times and The Guardian.
His latest book is East West Street: On the Origins of Crimes Against Humanity and Genocide (Alfred Knopf/Weidenfeld & Nicolson), winner of the 2016 Baillie Gifford (Samuel Johnson) Prize and 2017 British Book Awards Non-Fiction Book of the Year. It is accompanied by a BBC Storyville film, My Nazi Legacy: What Our Fathers Did. He is now writing the sequel.
He is a vice president of the Hay Festival and a member of the board of English PEN.