When Civil Society Stands Up: Sephardic Jews, the Holocaust, and the Bosnian War

Sephardic Jews came to the Ottoman Empire (including today’s Balkan region) in 1492, when expelled by King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella of Spain. Eighty percent of Yugoslav Jews were murdered during the Holocaust, and the same in Greece. 

Join us to learn about Sephardic Jews, the Holocaust, and two remarkable stories of when civil society stood up. 

For more information, please contact: Sarah Coykendall at coykends [at] kean.edu / 908-737-4632

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