CULTURE AND HISTORY FROM AFAR WITH JHSEMINARS
Wednesday, September 30th at 6 pm Israel time: UNCOVERING SECRET JEWISH LIFE IN THE TRIAL TRANSCRIPTS OF THE PORTUGUESE INQUISITION, Dr. Kathy Aron-Beller
Originally from London, Katherine Aron-Beller is lecturer of Jewish History in the Rothberg International School of the Hebrew University and at Tel Aviv University. Her areas of expertise are medieval Jewish history, early modern Jewish-Christian relations, the early modern Inquisition and Anti-Semitism.
In 2007-8 she was a Visiting Assistant Professor at the George Washington University in Washington DC.
At present she is a Visiting Scholar of the Stephen Roth Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism and Racism. Dr. Aron-Beller has been a scholar in residence on many trips with Jewish Historical Seminars including trips to Spain, Portugal, England, Sicily and Italy.
Wednesday, October 7 at 6 pm Israel time: WOMAN OF VALOR: IMAGES AND OBJECTS OF THE SEPHARDI WOMAN IN MOROCCO, Prof. Shalom Sabar
Shalom Sabar is a Professor Emeritus of the Dept of Art History and Jewish Folklore of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Shalom has been our amazing scholar in residence on many of our tours throughout many years. Shalom has introduced us all to the wonderful culture, art and folklore of so many Jewish communities throughout the world. His wonderful enthusiasm has rubbed off on everyone who listens to him! He has been our Scholar in Residence on our fabulous tours to Morocco.
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