Dr Kenneth Austin – Christians and Jews in the Age of Reformation
In this lecture, Kenneth Austin, whose monograph on The Reformation and the Jews will shortly be published by Yale University Press, will guide us through an essential period of history.
The BJL contains a number of early printed books which illustrate Christian-Jewish relations, including a pamphlet by Luther from 1523 and numerous works of Hebrew scholarship.
The University of Hull has been changing the way people think for 90 years. Our motto, Lampada Ferens, translates as ‘carrying the light of learning’, and over the years, we’ve shared that light with thousands of people from across the world. As England’s 14th-oldest university, we have a proud heritage of academic excellence, and a history of creating and inspiring life-changing research. And we have no plans to stop helping to build a better world.