Sunday, May 15 and Monday, May 16, 2011
The ASF is conducting a two-day international symposium entitled: ‘Jewish Life in Morocco: An Epic Journey’ at its home at the Center for Jewish History in New York City. The symposium will feature international scholars from Morocco, France, Canada, Israel and the U.S., who will present the history, contributions and contemporary story of Jewish Morocco.
Specific topics will include, among others: Evolution of Jewish Life, Moroccan Jews and the Arts, Moroccan Rabbis and Jewish Thought, Relationships Between Jews and Muslims, Moroccan Jewish Diaspora and the Jews of Morocco Today.
The symposium, open to the public, is part of the year-long series: ‘2,000 Years of Jewish Life in Morocco: An Epic Journey,’ which is being held under the High Patronage of His Majesty Mohammed VI, King of Morocco.
If you are not on the ASF postal mailing list, and you wish to recieve the symposium brochure in the mail, then please send an email with your name and mailing address to:firstname.lastname@example.org