Forthcoming Events 2020

12 Events listed

22 Sep

The secret Jews of Mashad – virtual event

Tuesday 22 September, 7:30 pm UK/ 2:30 pm ET/ 11:30 PT/ 9;30 pm Israel. In 1839, the Jews of the holy city of Mashad in Persia were forced to convert Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Sep 22, 2020 07:30 AM

15 Sep

Jewish divas in Iraq – virtual event

Tues 15 September, 7:30 pm UK time. / 11:30 am PT/ 2:30 pm ET/ 8:30 pm Europe/ 9:30 pm Israel. Salima Pasha (Murad) was the doyenne of 20th century Iraqi Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Sep 15, 2020 07:30 AM

08 Sep

The Second Exodus from Egypt – Virtual event

Tuesday 8 September, 7 pm UK time. 11 am PT/ 14:00 ET/ 21:00 Israel. Lecturer, sociologist, poet and author Ada Aharoni will tell us about her Egyptian Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/ Bnai Brith

Tuesday, Sep 08, 2020 07:00 AM

25 Aug

Highlights of the Cairo Geniza – virtual event

Tuesday 25 August, 7:30 pm UK time. Virtual tour of highlights from the world's largest collection of manuscripts from the Cairo Geniza dating back to Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Aug 25, 2020 07:30 AM

03 Aug

The Arabs and the Holocaust – virtual event

Tuesday 18 August, 7:30 pm UK/ 2;30 pm ET/ 11.30 PT/ 9:30 pm Israel The impact of Nazism on the Jewish communities of the Arab world was mitigated by Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Monday, Aug 03, 2020 07:30 AM

11 Aug

La mémoire effacée du monde sépharade – en français

Tuesday 11 August, 7 pm UK time, 2 pm ET, 11 am PT, 8 pm Europe, 9pm Israel. Eminent French sociologist and intellectual, author of numerous books and Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Aug 11, 2020 07:00 AM

08 Jul

The Aden Jewish Museum – a virtual tour

Tuesday 4 August. 1 pm UK time/ 3 pm Israel/ 8am ET. With Sarah Ansbacher. An 8,000-member Jewish community lived in the British Crown Colony of Aden, Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Wednesday, Jul 08, 2020 04:00 AM

28 Jul

Miss Judy and the rescue of Syrian Jews

Tuesday 28 july, 7:30 pm UK time. Canadian musicologist Judy Feld-Carr became involved in the smuggling and ransoming of Jews from Syria - from the 1970s Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Jul 28, 2020 07:30 AM

21 Jul

Jewish Identity, Jewish Diversity – Virtual event

Tuesday 21 July, 7:30 pm UK time. From Uzbekistan to Tunisia, Yemen to the US, India to Russia, renowned photographer Zion Ozeri explores the cross-cultural Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Jul 21, 2020 07:30 AM

14 Jul

Treats from Tunisia, virtual event

Tuesday 14 July, 7:30 pm UK time 11:30 am PT | 2:30 pm ET | 9:30 pm Israel. Fabienne Viner-Luzzato was born in Paris of Tunisian parents and now lives Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Jul 14, 2020 07:30 AM

07 Jul

How can Mizrahi Voices matter? virtual event

Tuesday 7 July 2020. 7:30 pm UK time. As anti-racism protests sweep the world, Israeli speaker, writer and activist (with Iraqi and Tunisian roots) Hen Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Jul 07, 2020 07:30 AM

30 Jul

Tales of Jewish Afghanistan – Virtual event

Tuesday 30 June at 7:30 pm UK time 11:30 am PT | 2:30 pm ET | 9:30 pm Israel Scholar of Islam Dr Harold Rhode will share memories of his travels to Afghanistan Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Thursday, Jul 30, 2020 07:30 AM