Forthcoming Events 2020

12 Events listed

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

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

10 Nov

Jews of the Middle East at Middle Street

Sunday 10 November. Sephardi evening at Middle St Synagogue, Brighton. Talk by Lyn Julius at 6 pm to explain the Jewish refugees of the Middle East exhibition Read More »

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Sunday, Nov 10, 2019 06:00 AM

03 Nov

The changing image of the Jew in Egyptian Cinema and TV

Sunday 3 November 2019, 17:00. Despite being a small and now almost extinct minority in Egypt, Jews have been always present on the Egyptian screen (actress Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/ Spiro Ark/AJE

Sunday, Nov 03, 2019 05:00 PM

11 Sep

Zim and Zam Jews: a talk by Saul Zadka

Wed 11 September 2019, 7:30 pm. Fascinating talk by our popular and intrepid speaker Dr Saul Zadka, about his trip to Zambia and Zimbabwe in Africa. In Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif/Spiro Ark

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2019 07:30 AM

09 Sep

Clash of Cultures?

Monday 9 September 2019, 8:00 pm. Michelle Huberman shares her Jewish perspective of living for four weeks weeks in Fez, Morocco during Ramadan. A colourful Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Monday, Sep 09, 2019 08:00 AM