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The Forgotten Exodus: Hispanic Jews from the Islamic World
“The Forgotten Exodus: Hispanic Jews from the Islamic World” id a conversation between Dr. Henry Green, Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Miami and Sephardi Voices’ Executive Director, and Hispanic members of the South Florida Sephardi community. Topics include the intersections of Jewish, Arab and Latin heritage within the Miami Sephardi community, the impact of this heritage on contemporary American-Jewish identity, and the importance of preserving these life stories within South Florida’s multicultural mosaic.
Panelists include: Armando Franco, Yehuda Ben-Horin, and Seta Bentata de Bassan
Funding for this program was provided through Florida Humanities Community Project Grant in partnership with Sephardi Voices.
Date/time: June 6, 2021 @ 1:00 pm
Presented By:Dr. Henry Green, Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Miami and Sephardi Voices' Executive Director