The Director of the Kaplan Centre is Associate Professor Adam Mendelsohn, who also teaches in the Department of Historical Studies
Where to find us
The Centre is situated in Rachel Bloch House on UCT's Upper Campus
Café Kaplan
The Kaplan Centre houses the Kosher Café Kaplan. Operating hours: 08h00 to 15h00 Monday to Friday (Closed for Jewish holidays; Closed for the end-of-year university vacation)
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Friday, 27 April 2018
“Can Jews and Christians Pray Together?”

Cape Town Interfaith Initiative and Kaplan Centre invite you to participate in a dialogue: “Can Jews and Christians Pray Together?” on Wednesday 17 August 2016

Publication Date:
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 07:45
Looking Ahead: American Judaism in the 21st Century

The Kaplan Centre and the SA Jewish Museum invite you to a talk by Dr. Jonathan Sarna on Monday 15 August 2016.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 07:30
Emeritus Professor Milton Shain has been awarded the Recht Malan Prize!

Former Kaplan Centre Director, Emeritus Professor Milton Shain received the Recht Malan prize (Media 24) for English and Afrikaans Non-Fiction for "A Perfect Storm: Antisemitism in South Africa 1930-1948".

Publication Date:
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 14:45