Forthcoming Events 2021

12 Events listed

02 Feb

Smouha City Saga

Tuesday 2 February, 7:30 pm UK time. In 1917, Baghdad-born Joseph Smouha visited Alexandria, Egypt and spotted the potential for development in the marshland Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Feb 02, 2021 12:00 PM

26 Jan

The Farhis of Damascus

Tuesday 26 January 2021. 7:30 pm UK. Migrating from 13th century France, the Farhi family had, by the 20th century, settled all over the Levant. In Damascus Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Jan 26, 2021 07:30 AM

18 Jan

Between Two Worlds

Monday 18 January,7:00 pm UK time/ 11:00 am PT/ 2:00 pm ET/ 8:00 pm Europe/ 9:00 pm Israel. A conversation between two writers - Ayelet Tsabari and Gila Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Monday, Jan 18, 2021 07:00 AM

12 Jan

Escape from Iraq

Tuesday 12 January 2021, 7pm UK time. This year marks 50 years since some 2,000 Iraqi Jews were smuggled out of Iraq through Kurdistan and over the border Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Jan 12, 2021 07:00 AM

05 Jan

Remembering the Forgotten

Tuesday 5 JANUARY 2021. 8:00 pm UK time/ 12:00 am PT/ 3:00 pm ET/ 9:00 pm Europe/ 10:00 pm Israel 7 am Australia.Born in Alexandria, Egypt, artist Camille Read More »

Orgnizer: Harif

Tuesday, Jan 05, 2021 12:00 PM

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 of Shanghai

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 IsraĆ©lite 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