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Romaniote and Greek Jewry

Romaniote and Greek Jewry

This travelling exhibit from The Kehila Kedosha Janina Synagogue and Museum (New York) traces Jewish history in Greece from Roman times through the Holocaust , and features beautiful objects from the Romaniote Jewish community of Janina in northwest Greece.

On display in the MSU Main Library, 4th floor West side (near the Fine Arts Library), through November 10, 2013.

Many thanks to Marcia Haddad Ikonomopoulos, Kehila Kedosha Janina Museum Director. For more information, contact librarian Deborah Margolis (517-884-0892. ).

In conjunction with the Ada Finifter Memorial Lecture/Library Colloquia Series Event

Culture Shaped by History: The Jewish Community of Janina, Greece
Thursday, November 7, 7:00 pm
MSU Main Library, Room W449
Presented by Annette B. Fromm, Assistant Professor/Museum Studies Coordinator, Florida International University, The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum.

Cosponsored by the MSU Jewish Studies Program, Michigan State University Museum, MSU Museum Studies Program and the Michigan Traditional Arts Program.

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