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Jewish Heritage Travel and "Preservation of Jewish Heritage Sites" including synagogues and cemeteries in Europe
Ruth Ellen Gruber
Sunday December 19, 2021
10 AM to 12 PM Mountain Standard Time on Zoom
9:30 AM to 10:00 AM Schmear, Schmooze, and Share
Program starts promptly at 10 AM
Meeting will be on Zoom: Zoom call details will be emailed prior to the event.
The first will be interview format covering her role as the coordinator of Jewish Heritage Europe, a web portal for news, information and resources concerning European Jewish monuments and heritage sites, followed by an in-depth look into the provocative "10 Commandments of Jewish heritage preservation", with an emphasis on cemeteries, synagogues and "dark tourism”.
Ruth Ellen Gruber is a leading authority on contemporary Jewish issues and culture in Europe. The author of several books, she was a foreign correspondent with the United Press International for more than a decade. She is presently the coordinator of Jewish Heritage Europe whose link is below. But, you might know her from her acclaimed book, Jewish Heritage Travel: A Guide to Eastern Europe.
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