Forthcoming Events 2020

12 Events listed

22 Dec

Bringing an antique Syrian synagogue back to life

Tuesday 22 December, 7:30 pm UK.The 4th century CE synagogue of Apamea in Syria remained unknown until site excavations in 1934. Roman tolernace turned Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Dec 22, 2020 07:31 AM

24 Dec

Jews of Tunisia (in French)

Tuesday 15 December, 7:30 pm UK time/ 11:30 am PT/ 2:30 pm ET/ 8:30 pm Europe/ 9:30 pm Israel Author and expert on Tunisian Jewry Bernard Allali will Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Thursday, Dec 24, 2020 07:30 AM

08 Dec

Sir Victor Sassoon

Tuesday 8 December. 7:30 pm UK time/ 11:30 am PT/ 2:30 pm ET/ 8:30 pm Europe/ 9:30 pm Israel Maisie Meyer returns to tell the story of the fascinating Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Dec 08, 2020 07:30 AM

01 Dec

Commemoration of the plight of Jewish refugees from Arab countries and Iran

Tuesday 1 December, 7 - 8pm. The '30 November' Commemoration of the Jewish Exodus from Arab countries and Iran will be marked by a ZOOM panel discussion Read More »

Orgnizer: Board of Deputies/ Harif/ Israel Embassy

Tuesday, Dec 01, 2020 06:00 AM

25 Nov

160 years of the Alliance Israelite Universelle – JW3 virtual event

Wednesday 25 November 2020. JW3/Harif. One hundred and sixty years ago, the Alliance Israélite Universelle (AIU) brought about tremendous change in the Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/Kiah/AIU/ JW3

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2020 07:30 AM

17 Nov

The power of music in Jewish Morocco

Tuesday 17 November, 7:30 pm UK time. Jewish communities have lived in Morocco for over two millennia. During that time, music has played a key social Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Nov 17, 2020 07:30 AM

10 Nov

Juifs du Liban (in French)

Tuesday 10 November, 7:30 pm UK time/ 11:30 am PT/ 2:30 pm ET/ 8:30 pm Europe/ 9:30 pm Israel. Nagi Zeidan has spent 25 years researching the history Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Nov 10, 2020 07:30 AM

02 Nov

The Plight of MENA Religious Minorities : a war for civilisation?

Monday 2 November, 8 pm UK/ 15:00 ET/ 12:00 PT; 22:00 IL/ 21:00 Europe. The 20th century was an era of mass ethnic cleansing, and the last few decades Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/ Bnai Brith

Monday, Nov 02, 2020 08:00 AM

27 Oct

Shanghai Express: Baghdadi Jews in China

Tuesday 27 October, UK 19:30/ET 15:30/PT 12:30/Israel 21:30/Europe 20:30: Dr Maisie Meyer, author of From the rivers of Babylon to the Whangpoo will take Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Oct 27, 2020 07:30 AM

20 Oct

Snapshots of Sephardi postal history – virtual event

TUESDAY 20 OCTOBER (7:30 pm UK time/ 11:30 am PT/ 2:30 pm ET/ 8:30 pm Europe/ 9:30 pm Israel.) Nigel Grizzard and Laurence Julius,two avid collectors, Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Oct 20, 2020 07:30 AM

13 Oct

The Wolf of Baghdad book review – virtual event

TUESDAY 13 OCTOBER - NOTE TIME 6:00 pm UK time/ 10:00am PT/ 1:00 pm ET/ 7:00 pm Europe/ 8:00 pm Israel. The Wolf of Baghdad ,Carol Isaacs' highly-acclaimed Read More »

Orgnizer: The Spanish/ Harif/ JIMENA

Tuesday, Oct 13, 2020 01:00 AM

06 Oct

Une soirée avec Georges Bensoussan (en français)- virtual event

Tuesday 6 October 2020, 7:30 pm UK/ 8:30 pm Europe/ 9:30 pm Israel/ 11:30 am PT/ 2:30 ET. The French historian Georges Bensoussan is the author of several Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Oct 06, 2020 07:30 AM