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Jews and Color Symposium Photos

02/01/2016

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

02/01/2016

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

02/01/2016

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

Dum Spiro Spero

11/03/2016 06:30 PM

A solo exhibit by Jonatas Chimen on identity, cultural hybridization, and their consequent nostalgia will be on display in the Green School gallery until December 10.

The Borscht Belt: Revisiting the Remains of America’s Jewish Vacationland

12/08/2016 07:00 PM

Marisa Scheinfeld has been documenting the dramatic degradation of some of the most famous Borscht Belt hotels and colonies. She will present a slide lecture of her series - and new book, which contains 129 photographs, Borscht Belt ephemera and a re-photographic of “now”and “then” imagery composed by using found postcards and creating a mirror image of their present day depictions.

The Jews of South America: The Conservative Movement

12/12/2016 07:00 PM

Join us for a lecture by Valeria Schindler, FIU.

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Email: jewishstudies@fiu.edu

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