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Jews and Color Symposium Photos


On January 24, scholars and graduate students gathered at the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU to share their research on the topic of Jews and Color.

Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage Photos


The Steven J. Green School of International and Public Affairs presented a special presentation by Dr. Tudor Parfitt, Director of the Global Jewish Studies Program, followed by a tour of the exhibition “Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage,” currently on view at the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU.

Modern Spain and the Jews Photo and Video


On January 25, Tel Aviv University Vice-President, Dr. Raanan Rein joined FIU Global Jewish Studies Program Director Dr. Tudor Parfitt and FIU Spanish and Mediterranean Studies Program Director Dr. Aurora Morcillo in a conversation on Spain's newly instated "right of return" law and its implications.

Upcoming Events

Dispersed Among the Nations: The Lost Tribes of Israel in Madagascar

01/23/2017 07:00 PM

Join us for our first Monday at the Museum of 2017 with Dr. Nathan P. Devir, University of Utah.

Reconsidering the Synagogue/Basilica of Elche, Spain

01/30/2017 07:00 PM

This presentation by Robyn Walsh, University of Miami, will discuss the so-called basilica of Elche, Spain and the possibility that the site was, at an earlier stage, a Jewish synagogue.

A Brief History of the Yellow Star

01/31/2017 07:00 PM

Part of FIU's Holocaust and Genocide Awareness week, join Dr. Oren Baruch Stier on a far-ranging exploration of the most notorious article of Jewish clothing in history.

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