Sharman Kadish


Dr Sharman Kadish is Director of Jewish Heritage UK. She was born in London and educated at the Universities of London, Oxford and the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

She has taught at the Universities of London and Manchester and is author of a number of books on Anglo-Jewish history and heritage, including Bolsheviks and British Jews (1992), A Good Jew and a Good Englishman: The Jewish Lads´ and Girls´ Brigade 1895-1995 (1995); Building Jerusalem: Jewish Architecture in Britain (ed. 1996); companion architectural guides Jewish Heritage in England (2006) and Jewish Heritage in Gibraltar (2007). Her new book The Synagogues of Britain and Ireland: An Architectural and Social History (Yale) has just been published.

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