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Upcoming Events

FALL 2019 

Chris Silver (McGill University)– October 30, 2019
Recording the Maghrib: Jews, Muslims, and Music in the 20th Century 

Past Events

 WINTER 2017
Orit Bashkin (University of Chicago) – February 16, 2017
A Baghdadi-Jewish Childhood: Jewish Muslim Relations in Iraq, 1931-1951


Eve Krakowski (Princeton University) – May 8, 2017
Beyond Honor and Shame: Rabbinic Control of Jewish Women in Medieval Egypt


FALL 2017
Julia Phillips Cohen (Vanderbilt University) – November 8, 2017
A Model Minority? Sephardi Jews in the Late Ottoman Empire


Aron Rodrigue (Stanford University) – January 22, 2018
Between the Ottoman Empire and Italy: The Jews of Rhodes 1880-1936


Lior Sternfeld (Ben Gurion University) – April 16, 2018
Between Equal Citizenship and the Promise of Redemption: Iranian Jewish Identity at the Turn of the Twentieth Century


Ari Ariel (University of Iowa) – January 22, 2019
Yearning for Yemen: Migration and Memory


Michelle Campos (University of Florida) – April 15, 2019
Unmixing the Holy City: Urban Coexistence and Segregation in Early 20th Century Jerusalem


Oren Kosansky (Lewis & Clark College) – May 15, 2019
Mahia on the Market: On the History of a Moroccan Jewish Commodity 


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Published: Monday, July 17, 2017