Hispanics/Latinos · Jews/Jewish/Judaism/Orthodox Judaism

Cool Jewish Class: The Remarkable Saga of Spanish Jewry

The Remarkable Saga of Spanish Jewry

Brigitte Sion, born in Switzerland to Sephardic parents and now an assistant professor at NYUwill guide you through the history of the descendants of Spanish Jewry-a history of secrecy, forced conversion, exile, dispersion, and endurance-and examine the state of the Sephardic community today.

6 Mondays, Jan 25-Mar 8, 7-8:30 pm, $90/$110

For more information check out:

The JCC in Manhattan, 334 Amsterdam Ave. at 76th St., New York, NY

Other Cool Jewish Classes at the JCC this Winter/Spring: (click on JCC link above for more information)
The Jews of Roman Italy

Ladino for Beginners

Judaism 101

An Insider’s View on the Siddur

From Prato to Ghetto: The Jews of Renaissance Florence

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