Free Lecture in English from the National Library of Israel: "The Early Modern Memorbuch: Memory, Charity and Community" #announcements #events
Almost every European Jewish community, whether large or small, possessed a special book in which community members were memorialized, both in writing and in synagogue liturgy.
"The Early Modern Memorbuch: Memory, Charity and Community"
A special talk focusing on two Memorbucher from the National Library of Israel collections, one from Worms and one from Frankfurt am Main.
With Professor Debra Kaplan, Israel and Golda Koschitzky Department of Jewish History and Contemporary Jewry, and Director of the Halpern Center for the Study of Jewish Self-Perception, Bar Ilan University
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