Special Presentations: The Secret Jews of Calabria

Apr 15, 2016 902

April 20 (Wednesday ) 7:00 pm. Special Presentations: The Secret Jews of Calabria. Rabbi Frank Tamburello takes you on a journey of the little know history of the Jews of southern Italy. This story begins at the time of the Macabees, continues through the horrors of The Inquisition, and arrives at the modern day when Calabrians began to discover and embrace their Jewish roots.The program begins with the screening of a documentary film: The Secret Jews of Calabria, produced by Rabbi Barbara Aiello, an American rabbi of Italian descent. Q & A with Rabbi Tamburello.There will be a light reception prior to the presentation at 6:30 pm. Must register in advance and prepay.

Sponsored by Westchester Italian Cultural Center.
One Generoso Pope Place, Tuckahoe, NY
Admission: Members $20, Non-Members $25; open to the public
Contact: Lindsay Brewster 914-771-8700
lbrewster@wiccny.org www.wiccny.org

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