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Centre for Cultural, Literary and Postcolonial Studies (CCLPS)


Forthcoming conference

12th October 2012

The Gogodala people of Papua New Guinea believe they are descended from the lost tribes of Israel 'Nature' Article Digs into Judaism's Roots

Most Jewish communities around the world, with the notable exception of  the one in Ethiopia, can trace their genetic lineage back to the Levant, according to an article in this week's edition of the journal Nature. It was co-authored by SOAS Professor of Modern Jewish Studies Tudor Parfitt.

9th June 2010

CCLPS RIKS Agreement 2010

CCLPS and RIKS announce a 4-year interdisciplinary and cross-cultural research project on canonicity and canon-formation.

1st April 2010

CCLPS ALECSO Memorandum of Understanding

A memorandum of understanding has been signed between the SOAS CCLPS and the ALECSO relating to future research projects and publications

22nd February 2010