Forthcoming Events 2020

12 Events listed

21 Feb

An evening with Georges Bensoussan

Thursday 26 November 2020. The French historian Georges Bensoussan is the author of several books, including: Jews from Arab countries: the Great Uprooting. Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/Hexagon

21 Feb

160 years of the Alliance Israelite Universelle

Wednesday 25 November 2020. It is 160 years since the first  Alliance Israelite Universelle (AIU) school was founded in Tetuan, Morocco. Soon, a network Read More »


11 Jun

The Lost Crown film

Thurs 11 June 2020, 7:30 pm. Film, The Lost Crown ( 60 mins -2018) by Avi Dabash, followed by Q&A with Rabbi Joseph Dweck.  For seven centuries, Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/ S&P Sephardi Community

Thursday, Jun 11, 2020 07:30 AM

19 May

Oppressed religious minorities of the Middle East

Tuesday 19 May, 6 pm - 8pm. House of Commons Committee Room. B'nai B'rith/ Harif. Launch of report by Jeremy Havardi of B'nai B'rith and Foundation for Read More »

Orgnizer: B'nai B'rith/ Harif

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 06:00 AM

17 May

‘Forgiveness’ film

Sunday 17 May 2020, 8:30 pm. Don't miss this hilarious film (104 mins, 2019)  directed by Guy Amir and Hanan Savyon.  'Forgiveness'  takes place during Read More »

Orgnizer: Seret/Harif

Sunday, May 17, 2020 08:30 AM

13 May

My four weeks of Ramadan in Morocco

Wednesday 13 May 2020, 7:30 pm. Michelle Huberman , creative director of Harif, shares her Jewish perspective of living for four weeks weeks in Fez, Morocco Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/Spiro Ark/HGSS

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 07:30 AM

22 Apr

Why did the Jews leave Morocco?

Wednesday 22 April 2020, 7:30 pm. The exodus from Morocco after Israel was established was not as dramatic as from other Arab countries. Nonetheless only Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/Spiro Ark/HGSS

Wednesday, Apr 22, 2020 07:30 AM

05 Mar

Behind the Headlines: Iran, Israel and the Jews

Thursday 5 March 2020, 7:30 pm.  Iran is constantly in the news. What are its motivations? Where is it heading?  This is a rare opportunity to hear Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/Spiro Ark/Holland Park Synagogue

Thursday, Mar 05, 2020 07:30 AM

28 Dec

[dis]Place[d]: One-woman show

Saturday 28th December 2019. 6.30pm. Coming all the the way from California, for one night only, Deborah Eliezer acts out the story of her Iraqi-Jewish Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/Spiro Ark/Holland Park Synagogue

Saturday, Dec 28, 2019 12:00 AM

23 Dec

Harif at Limmud

Monday 23 December 2019. At this year's Limmud Festival in Birmingham, Lyn Julius of Harif will  present two sessions: Why did Jews leave Arab countries? Read More »

Orgnizer: Limmud

Monday, Dec 23, 2019 10:45 AM

18 Dec

Baghdadi Jews in India

Wednesday 18 December, 7:30 pm. This important book, published in July 2019 by Routledge, will have its UK launch in the presence of  its editor, Shalva Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/Spiro Ark/HGSS

Wednesday, Dec 18, 2019 07:30 AM

30 Nov

Mizrachi Music Evening with Eastern Beats

Motsei Shabbat, 30 November: An Evening of Mizrachi Music with oriental band Eastern Beats, to mark the 6th Memorial Day for Jewish refugees from Arab Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/ S&P Sephardi Community

Saturday, Nov 30, 2019 07:30 AM