A Symposium held at Yale University on
The History and Culture of North African Jewry

April 25, 2010
Whitney Humanities Center
53 Wall ST. New Haven
10:00am-4:00pm
Room 208
(Free and open to the public)

Organized by:

The Judaica Collection
Yale University Library

The Program in Judaic Studies
Yale University

The Center of Jewish Languages and Literatures
The Hebrew University, Jerusalem




Twelve scholars from Israel, The United States, Morocco, and France will come to Yale University to participate in a workshop on the collection of North African Jewish manuscripts in the Yale University Library. The workshop will be held from 21-28 April 2010. April 25 will be dedicated to a symposium on North African Jewry. Please see the program for the symposium.

Organizing Committee:
Moshe Bar-Asher (convener), Professor Emeritus, The Hebrew University
Steven Fraade, Chair, The Program in Judaic Studies, Yale University
Nanette Stahl, Curator, The Judaica Collection, Yale University Library

Sponsors:
Program in Judaic Studies at Yale University
Yale University Library
Center of Jewish Languages and Literatures at the Hebrew University
Council on Middle Eastern Studies
Whitney Humanities Center

For more information contact:
Nanette Stahl at nanette.stahl@yale.edu or (203) 432-7207; or
Renee Reed at renee.reed@yale.edu or (203) 432-0843.